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-emulation/lxd Build and install optional tools
app-emulation/vkd3d Enable SPIRV shader debugging support using dev-util/spirv-tools
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-cpp/libcmis Build client tool for testing and viewing features
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 Data Pump, SQL*Loader and 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 and install helper tools
dev-libs/boost Build and install the boost tools (bcp, quickbook, inspect, wave)
dev-libs/cyberjack Build and install optional management tools.
dev-libs/libbase58 Build command line base58 tool
dev-libs/libbytesize Build bscalc python CLI tool
dev-libs/libcgroup Install the cgroup rules processing daemon and init/config files.
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: gendef, genidl.
dev-util/spirv-llvm-translator Install the command-line translator llvm-spirv
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/chafa Build command-line tools
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-libs/urt Install tools
media-libs/zita-resampler Install zresample and zretune tools
media-plugins/ir_lv2 Build convert4chan tool
media-video/libav Build and install small tools like aviocat, cws2fws, graph2dot, ismindex, qt-faststart.
media-video/mpv Install extra tools:,, and umpv
media-video/nvidia_video_sdk Build and install example tools.
net-analyzer/hexinject Install hex2raw and prettypacket tools
net-dns/dnsmasq Install extra command line tools for manually managing DHCP leases.
net-dns/pdns Build optional tools (dnsscan, dnsscope, etc..).
net-libs/davix Install additional tools
net-libs/gnutls Build extra tools
net-libs/libprotoident Build and install command-line tools
net-libs/nghttp2 Install HPACK (header compression) helper 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-wireless/bluez Install tools that upstream doesn't install on purpose by default. All this tools shouldn't be used. Then, please notify upstream about you still need them to let them know the situation.
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/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
sys-fs/bees Build extra tools useful for debugging (fiemap, fiewalk)
sys-fs/squashfs-tools-ng Build the gensquashfs, rdsquashfs, sqfs2tar, sqfsdiff, and tar2sqfs tools
sys-libs/libblockdev Build tools
virtual/podofo-build Build and install commandline tools.
virtual/wireguard Compile the wg(8) tool and related helpers. You probably want this enabled.
x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers Install additional tools such as nvidia-settings
x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel Build the intel-virtual-output tool
x11-libs/fox Install adie, calculator, shutterbug, and pathfinder apps.
x11-libs/libwnck Install wnckprop-3 and wnck-urgency-monitor-3 command-line tools