Global USE flag

Enable PolicyKit authentication support

Packages describing “policykit” as local USE flag

Package “policykit” Flag Description
app-emulation/virt-manager Enables sys-auth/polkit authentication support, required when using app-emulation/libvirt with PolicyKit authentication
net-firewall/ufw-frontends Use pkexec to gain root privileges
net-misc/spice-gtk Enable sys-auth/polkit support for the usbredir acl helper
sys-apps/pcsc-lite Uses sys-auth/polkit to restrict access to smartcard readers or smartcars to given users.
sys-auth/consolekit Use the PolicyKit framework (sys-auth/polkit) to get authorization for suspend/shutdown.