tools

Local USE flag

Packages describing “tools” as local USE flag

Package “tools” Flag Description
app-admin/tripwire Installs app-admin/mktwpol, providing scripts for the installation/setup of tripwire, including generating the tripwire policy file and maintenance of the tripwire database
app-crypt/gnupg Install extra tools (including gpgsplit and gpg-zip).
app-portage/gemato Install additional utilities (benchmarks, hash testing tools, fast Manifest generators) to /usr/share/gemato.
app-text/libebook Build file conversion tools
app-text/libmwaw Build file conversion tools
app-text/libqxp Build file conversion tools
app-text/libstaroffice Build conversion tools
app-text/libwpd Build file conversion tools
app-text/libwps Build file conversion tools
app-text/podofo Build and install commandline tools.
app-text/stardict Build and install dictionary management tools and converters from various dictionary formats
app-text/wv Install optional utilities considered deprecated in favor of using AbiWord.
dev-ada/gnatcoll Build associated tools
dev-db/aerospike-server-community Install extra tools
dev-db/clickhouse Build various tools, like benchmark, copier, etc.
dev-db/mongodb Install the MongoDB tools (mongoimport, mongodump...) from app-admin/mongo-tools
dev-db/oracle-instantclient Workload Replay Client
dev-db/sqlite Install additional tools
dev-embedded/libftdi build ftdi_eeprom helper tool
dev-games/mygui Build the tools for development
dev-games/ogre build+install helper tools
dev-libs/boost Build and install the boost tools (bcp, quickbook, inspect, wave)
dev-libs/libbase58 Build command line base58 tool
dev-libs/libcgroup Install the cgroup rules processing daemon and init/config files.
dev-libs/libdivecomputer Install tools that can be used to test the library.
dev-libs/libgpiod Build some useful gpio tools that use libgpiod.
dev-libs/liborcus Build various low-level parsers
dev-libs/libslz Install additional tools (zenc, zdec)
dev-libs/serdisplib Build optional tools.
dev-libs/xmlrpc-c Build the xmlrpc* tools.
dev-util/bazel Install extra bazel tools to build from sources
dev-util/intel-ocl-sdk Install Intel Offline Compiler
dev-util/mingw64-runtime Build extra tools.
dev-vcs/gitolite Install tools to e.g. convert a Gitosis config to gitolite or one to check if your setup is gitolite >= 3.x compatible
dev-vcs/gitolite-gentoo Install tools to e.g. convert a Gitosis config to gitolite or one to check if your setup is gitolite >= 3.x compatible
games-arcade/performous Enable building of song extraction utilities for SingStar and Guitar Hero
games-fps/doomsday Build additional tools such as doomsday-shell, md2tool and texc
games-fps/eduke32 Install the support tools for mapster32.
games-rpg/arx-libertatis Build tools that can extract the game's data and save files.
games-rpg/sumwars Builds editor tools
games-strategy/colobot Build tools
games-strategy/megaglest Build model import/export tools
gnome-base/libglade Install libglade-convert Python script.
gnome-base/librsvg Build svg viewer tool
kde-apps/akonadi Install tools for developers and testing
mail-filter/maildrop Install maildirmake and deliverquota tools
mail-filter/postfwd Install additional tools for testing postfwd
media-gfx/librecad Build additional tool programs: tff2lff
media-libs/assimp Build assimp tool binary
media-libs/chromaprint Build and install fpcalc and fpcollect tools
media-libs/libpagemaker Build command line file format conversion tools
media-libs/libvisio Build conversion tools
media-libs/libzmf Build conversion tools
media-libs/lvtk Compile and install ttl2c tool
media-video/libav Build and install small tools like aviocat, cws2fws, graph2dot, ismindex, qt-faststart.
media-video/mpv Install extra tools: mpv_identify.sh, mpv_idet.sh, and umpv
media-video/nvidia_video_sdk Build and install example tools.
net-analyzer/bro Small auxiliary tools for Bro
net-analyzer/hexinject Install hex2raw and prettypacket tools
net-dns/pdns Build optional tools (dnsscan, dnsscope, etc..).
net-libs/davix Install additional tools
net-libs/gnutls Build extra tools
net-libs/grpc Install gRPC python tools
net-libs/libprotoident Build and install command-line tools
net-libs/rabbitmq-c Builds cli tools to interact with brokers
net-libs/shairplay Build and install a binary shairplay in /usr/bin
net-libs/udns Build and install dnsget, ex-rdns and rblcheck tools
net-mail/automx Install additional automx-test tool
net-misc/connman Enable testing tools.
net-misc/ofono Enable testing tools
net-p2p/syncthing Install stdiscosrv, strelaysrv and other tools to /usr/libexec/syncthing/.
net-proxy/haproxy Install additional tools (halog, iprange)
net-proxy/privoxy Install log parser, regression tester and user agent generator tools
net-voip/linphone Compile tools
net-vpn/wireguard Compile the wg(8) tool and related helpers. You probably want this enabled.
net-wireless/neard build and install extra helper utilities
sci-astronomy/wcslib Builds and installs extra command line utilities for WCS checking
sci-biology/seqan Build and install SeqAn commandline tools, such as the Yara aligner
sci-chemistry/apbs Install optional tools
sci-libs/cddlib Add a few executables and tests for cddlib
sci-libs/cfitsio Build execs fpack, funpack, imcopy, fitscopy, listhead
sci-libs/cgnslib A number of utility programs: cgnscheck, cgnscompress, cgnsdiff, cgnslist, cgnsnames, cgnsupdate, cgnsconvert, adf2hdf, hdf2adf.
sci-libs/lemon Build additional tools
sci-libs/libsvm Install python based tool scripts for data selection and visualization with sci-visualization/gnuplot
sci-libs/netcdf Build the utilities nccopy, ncgen and ncdump
sci-libs/scotch Build and install extra exec tools
sys-apps/flashrom Install additional tools
sys-apps/kmod Install module loading/unloading tools.
sys-fabric/opensm Install ssld extra tool
virtual/podofo-build Build and install commandline tools.
x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers Install additional tools such as nvidia-settings
x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel Build the intel-virtual-output tool
x11-libs/libaosd Install the aosd_cat tool (requires glib-2.0).
x11-libs/libwnck Install wnckprop-3 and wnck-urgency-monitor-3 command-line tools