sys-apps packages

281 packages - The sys-apps category contains various core system applications, and some non-core system applications which have not yet been moved out into other sys- categories.

sys-apps / accountsservice : D-Bus interfaces for querying and manipulating user account information

sys-apps / ack : ack is a tool like grep, optimized for programmers

sys-apps / acl : access control list utilities, libraries and headers

sys-apps / adjtime : A perl script to adjust the clock tick of the hardware clock on the system board

sys-apps / agedu : A utility for tracking down wasted disk space

sys-apps / aix-miscutils : Miscellaneous helpers for AIX (currently just ldd)

sys-apps / apmd : Advanced Power Management Daemon

sys-apps / apparmor : Userspace utils and init scripts for the AppArmor application security system

sys-apps / apparmor-utils : Additional userspace utils to assist with AppArmor profile management

sys-apps / apply-default-acl : Apply default POSIX ACLs to files and directories

sys-apps / arrayprobe : CLI utility that reports the status of a HP (Compaq) array controller (both IDA & CCISS supported)

sys-apps / attr : Extended attributes tools

sys-apps / audio-entropyd : Audio-entropyd generates entropy-data for the /dev/random device

sys-apps / baobab : Disk usage browser for GNOME

sys-apps / bar : Console Progress Bar

sys-apps / baselayout : Filesystem baselayout and init scripts

sys-apps / baselayout-java : Baselayout for Java

sys-apps / baselayout-prefix : Minimal baselayout for Gentoo Prefix installs

sys-apps / biosdevname : Sets BIOS-given device names instead of kernel eth* names

sys-apps / biosdisk : A script that creates floppy boot images to flash Dell BIOSes

sys-apps / bleachbit : Clean junk to free disk space and to maintain privacy

sys-apps / busybox : Utilities for rescue and embedded systems

sys-apps / byld : build a Linux distribution on a single floppy

sys-apps / cciss_vol_status : Shows status of logical drives attached to HP SmartArray controllers

sys-apps / ccs-tools : TOMOYO Linux tools

sys-apps / checkpolicy : SELinux policy compiler

sys-apps / checkservice : Check the status of services running on local/remote machines

sys-apps / chname : Run a command with a new system hostname

sys-apps / cinit : a fast, small and simple init with support for profiles

sys-apps / clrngd : Clock randomness gathering daemon

sys-apps / cobalt-panel-utils : LCD and LED panel utilities for the Sun Cobalts

sys-apps / collectl : light-weight performance monitoring tool capable of reporting interactively and logging to disk

sys-apps / conspy : Remote control for Linux virtual consoles

sys-apps / coreutils : Standard GNU utilities (chmod, cp, dd, ls, sort, tr, head, wc, who,...)

sys-apps / cpint : Linux/390 Interface to z/VM's Control Program

sys-apps / cpuid : Utility to get detailed information about the CPU(s) using the CPUID instruction

sys-apps / cracklib-words : large set of crack/cracklib dictionaries

sys-apps / daemonize : Runs a command as a Unix daemon

sys-apps / daisydog : A very simple /dev/watchdog daemon

sys-apps / darwin-miscutils : Miscellaneous commands used on macOS, Sierra 10.12

sys-apps / dbus : A message bus system, a simple way for applications to talk to each other

sys-apps / dcfldd : enhanced dd with features for forensics and security

sys-apps / dchroot : Utility for managing chroots for non-root users

sys-apps / debianutils : A selection of tools from Debian

sys-apps / diffutils : Tools to make diffs and compare files

sys-apps / dmapi : XFS data management API library

sys-apps / dmidecode : DMI (Desktop Management Interface) table related utilities

sys-apps / dnotify : Execute a command when the contents of a directory change

sys-apps / dog : Dog is better than cat

sys-apps / dstat : Versatile replacement for vmstat, iostat and ifstat

sys-apps / dtc : Open Firmware device tree compiler

sys-apps / duc : A library and suite of tools for inspecting disk usage

sys-apps / ed : Your basic line editor

sys-apps / edac-utils : Userspace helper for Linux kernel EDAC drivers

sys-apps / elfix : A suite of tools to work with ELF objects on Hardened Gentoo

sys-apps / entropy : Entropy Package Manager foundation library

sys-apps / entropy-server : Entropy Package Manager server-side tools

sys-apps / epoch : An init system, a /sbin/init replacement; designed for simplicity

sys-apps / etckeeper : A collection of tools to let /etc be stored in a repository

sys-apps / ethtool : Utility for examining and tuning ethernet-based network interfaces

sys-apps / fakechroot : Provide a faked chroot environment without requiring root privileges

sys-apps / fakeroot : A fake root environment by means of LD_PRELOAD and SysV IPC (or TCP) trickery

sys-apps / fakeroot-ng : A utility to run commands with fake root privileges

sys-apps / fbset : A utility to set the framebuffer videomode

sys-apps / file : identify a file's format by scanning binary data for patterns

sys-apps / findutils : GNU utilities for finding files

sys-apps / firejail : Security sandbox for any type of processes

sys-apps / firejail-lts : Security sandbox for any type of processes; LTS branch

sys-apps / fix-gnustack : Utility to report and remove the executable flag from an ELF object's GNU_STACK

sys-apps / flashrom : Utility for reading, writing, erasing and verifying flash ROM chips

sys-apps / flock : Manage locks from shell scripts

sys-apps / frandom : Fast kernel-land pseudo-random number generator using the RC4 algorithm

sys-apps / fwcrv : FireWire CSR Config ROM Viewer

sys-apps / fwts : Firmware Test Suite

sys-apps / fxload : USB firmware uploader

sys-apps / gawk : GNU awk pattern-matching language

sys-apps / gcp : File copying utility with progress and I/O indicator

sys-apps / gentoo-functions : base functions required by all Gentoo systems

sys-apps / gentoo-systemd-integration : systemd integration files for Gentoo

sys-apps / gnome-disk-utility : Disk Utility for GNOME using udisks

sys-apps / gpet : GTK+ based TOMOYO policy editor

sys-apps / gptfdisk : GPT partition table manipulator for Linux

sys-apps / gradm : Administrative interface for the grsecurity Role Based Access Control system

sys-apps / grep : GNU regular expression matcher

sys-apps / grepcidr : Filter IPv4 and IPv6 addresses matching CIDR patterns

sys-apps / groff : Text formatter used for man pages

sys-apps / gscanbus : a little bus scanning, testing, and topology visualizing tool for the Linux IEEE1394 subsystem

sys-apps / gsmartcontrol : Hard disk drive health inspection tool

sys-apps / guix : GNU package manager (nix sibling)

sys-apps / hardened-shadow : Hardened implementation of user account utilities

sys-apps / haveged : A simple entropy daemon using the HAVEGE algorithm

sys-apps / hbaapi : The Host Bus Adapter API for managing Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters

sys-apps / hdparm : Utility to change hard drive performance parameters

sys-apps / heirloom-tools : Heirloom toolchest - original Unix tools

sys-apps / help2man : GNU utility to convert program --help output to a man page

sys-apps / hexdump-esr : Eric Raymond's hex dumper

sys-apps / highway : High performance source code search tool

sys-apps / hotplug2stdout : A tool for reading kernel uevent(s) to stdout

sys-apps / hponcfg : HP Lights-Out Online Configuration Utility (HPONCFG)

sys-apps / hprofile : Utility to manage hardware, network, power or other profiles (fork)

sys-apps / hwdata-gentoo : Data for the hwsetup program

sys-apps / hwdata-redhat : Hardware identification and configuration data

sys-apps / hwids : Hardware (PCI, USB, OUI, IAB) IDs databases

sys-apps / hwinfo : Hardware detection tool used in SuSE Linux

sys-apps / hwloc : displays the hardware topology in convenient formats

sys-apps / hwsetup : Hardware setup program from Knoppix - used only on LiveCD

sys-apps / i2c-tools : I2C tools for bus probing, chip dumping, EEPROM decoding, and more

sys-apps / ibm-powerpc-utils : This package provides utilities for the maintainance of the IBM and Apple powerpc platforms.

sys-apps / ibm-powerpc-utils-papr : This package provides the utilities which are intended for the maintenance of IBM powerpc platforms

sys-apps / idle3-tools : Read, Set or disable the idle3 timer of Western Digital drives

sys-apps / ifd-gempc : GemCore based PC/SC reader drivers for pcsc-lite

sys-apps / ifplugd : Brings up/down ethernet ports automatically with cable detection

sys-apps / input-utils : Small collection of linux input layer utils

sys-apps / install-xattr : Wrapper to coreutil's install to preserve Filesystem Extended Attributes

sys-apps / intel-performance-counter-monitor : Intel Performance Counter Monitor - A better way to measure CPU utilization

sys-apps / inxi : Commandline script to print hardware information for irc and administration

sys-apps / iotools : Simple commands to access hardware device registers

sys-apps / ipmitool : Utility for controlling IPMI enabled devices.

sys-apps / ipmiutil : IPMI Management Utilities

sys-apps / iproute2 : kernel routing and traffic control utilities

sys-apps / irqbalance : Distribute hardware interrupts across processors on a multiprocessor system

sys-apps / isapnptools : Tools for configuring ISA PnP devices

sys-apps / iucode_tool : tool to manipulate Intel X86 and X86-64 processor microcode update collections

sys-apps / kbd : Keyboard and console utilities

sys-apps / kexec-tools : Load another kernel from the currently executing Linux kernel

sys-apps / keyutils : Linux Key Management Utilities

sys-apps / kmod : library and tools for managing linux kernel modules

sys-apps / lcdsplash : splash Gentoo boot information on LCD's

sys-apps / lcdtest : Displays test patterns to spot dead/hot pixels on LCD screens

sys-apps / lcdutils : Cobalt RaQ/Qube LCD Writing and Button reading utilities

sys-apps / less : Excellent text file viewer

sys-apps / likwid : A performance-oriented tool suite for x86 multicore environments

sys-apps / linux-misc-apps : Misc tools bundled with kernel sources

sys-apps / lkcdutils : Linux Kernel Crash Dumps (LKCD) Utilities

sys-apps / lm_sensors : Hardware Monitoring user-space utilities

sys-apps / lmctfy : Linux application container management from Google

sys-apps / lnxhc : Linux Health Checker

sys-apps / logwatch : Analyzes and Reports on system logs

sys-apps / lomoco : Lomoco can configure vendor-specific options on Logitech USB mice

sys-apps / lsadb : Prints out information on all devices attached to the ADB bus

sys-apps / lsb-release : LSB version query program

sys-apps / lshw : Hardware Lister

sys-apps / lssbus : Small utility for Linux/SPARC that list devices on SBUS

sys-apps / makedev : program used for creating device files in /dev

sys-apps / man : Standard commands to read man pages

sys-apps / man-db : a man replacement that utilizes berkdb instead of flat files

sys-apps / man-pages : A somewhat comprehensive collection of Linux man pages

sys-apps / man-pages-posix : POSIX man-pages (0p, 1p, 3p)

sys-apps / man2html : Standard commands to read man pages

sys-apps / mawk : an (often faster than gawk) awk-interpreter

sys-apps / mcstrans : SELinux context translation to human readable names

sys-apps / memtest86 : A stand alone memory test for x86 computers

sys-apps / memtest86+ : Memory tester based on memtest86

sys-apps / memtester : userspace utility for testing the memory subsystem for faults

sys-apps / microcode-ctl : Intel processor microcode update utility

sys-apps / miller : A tool like sed, awk, cut, join, and sort for name-indexed data (CSV, JSON, ..)

sys-apps / minised : a smaller, cheaper and faster sed implementation

sys-apps / miscfiles : Miscellaneous files

sys-apps / mlocate : Merging locate is an utility to index and quickly search for files

sys-apps / modutils : Standard kernel module utilities for linux-2.4 and older

sys-apps / more : Primitive text file viewer

sys-apps / moreutils : a collection of tools that nobody thought to write when Unix was young

sys-apps / most : Paging program that displays, one windowful at a time, the contents of a file

sys-apps / mount-gtk : GTK+ based UDisks2 frontend

sys-apps / mouseemu : Emulates scrollwheel, right- & left-click for one-button mice/touchpads

sys-apps / msr-tools : Utilities allowing the read and write of CPU model-specific registers (MSR)

sys-apps / mtree : Directory hierarchy mapping tool from FreeBSD

sys-apps / nawk : Brian Kernighan's pattern scanning and processing language

sys-apps / nca : Network Console on Acid

sys-apps / net-tools : Standard Linux networking tools

sys-apps / netboot-base : Baselayout for netboot systems

sys-apps / netkit-base : Old-style inetd

sys-apps / netloc : Portable Network Locality (netloc)

sys-apps / netplug : Brings up/down ethernet ports automatically with cable detection

sys-apps / newrelic-sysmond : NewRelic System Monitor

sys-apps / nix : A purely functional package manager

sys-apps / noexec : a package for preventing processes from using exec system calls

sys-apps / nvme-cli : NVM-Express user space tooling for Linux

sys-apps / openrc : OpenRC manages the services, startup and shutdown of a host

sys-apps / opentmpfiles : A standalone utility to process systemd-style tmpfiles.d files

sys-apps / osinfo-db : osinfo database files

sys-apps / osinfo-db-tools : Tools for managing the osinfo database

sys-apps / pacman : Archlinux's binary package manager

sys-apps / paludis : paludis, the other package mangler

sys-apps / paxctl : Manages various PaX related program header flags for Elf32, Elf64, binaries

sys-apps / paxctld : PaX flags maintenance daemon

sys-apps / pciutils : Various utilities dealing with the PCI bus

sys-apps / pcmciautils : PCMCIA userspace utilities for Linux

sys-apps / pcsc-lite : PC/SC Architecture smartcard middleware library

sys-apps / pcsc-slb-rf72-drv : Schlumberger Reflex 72 Serial Smartcard Reader

sys-apps / pcsc-tools : PC/SC Architecture smartcard tools

sys-apps / pkgcore : a framework for package management

sys-apps / pmount : Policy based mounter that gives the ability to mount removable devices as a user

sys-apps / pmount-gui : A simple graphical frontend for pmount

sys-apps / policycoreutils : SELinux core utilities

sys-apps / portage : Portage is the package management and distribution system for Gentoo

sys-apps / powerpc-utils : PowerPC utilities including nvsetenv, and additional OldWorld apps

sys-apps / prctl : Tool to query and modify process behavior

sys-apps / prefix-chain-utils : Chained EPREFIX utilities and wrappers

sys-apps / preload : Adaptive readahead daemon

sys-apps / progress : Coreutils Viewer: show progress for cp, rm, dd, and so forth

sys-apps / proot : User-space implementation of chroot, mount --bind, and binfmt_misc

sys-apps / pv : Pipe Viewer: a tool for monitoring the progress of data through a pipe

sys-apps / pyrenamer : Mass rename files

sys-apps / qcontrol : Allows to send commands to some microcontrollers, for example to change leds or sound a buzzer

sys-apps / qdirstat : Qt app to show where your disk space has gone and to help you clean it up

sys-apps / qdiskusage : Qt4 Graphical Disk Usage Analyzer

sys-apps / qingy : a DirectFB getty replacement

sys-apps / raidutils : Utilities to manage i2o/dtp RAID controllers

sys-apps / razercfg : Utility for advanced configuration of Razer mice (DeathAdder, Krait, Lachesis)

sys-apps / readahead-list : Preloads files into the page cache to accelerate program loading

sys-apps / rename : Easily rename files

sys-apps / renameutils : Use your favorite text editor to rename files

sys-apps / rescan-scsi-bus : Script to rescan the SCSI bus without rebooting

sys-apps / restartd : A daemon for checking your running and not running processes

sys-apps / restorecond : Daemon to watch for creation and set default SELinux fcontexts

sys-apps / ripgrep : a command line search tool that combines usability with raw speed

sys-apps / rkflashtool : Tool for flashing Rockchip devices

sys-apps / rng-tools : Daemon to use hardware random number generators

sys-apps / roccat-tools : Utility for advanced configuration of Roccat devices

sys-apps / s390-tools : User space utilities for the zSeries (s390) Linux kernel and device drivers

sys-apps / s6 : skarnet.org's small and secure supervision software suite

sys-apps / s6-linux-init : Generates an init binary for s6-based init systems

sys-apps / s6-linux-utils : set of tiny linux utilities

sys-apps / s6-portable-utils : set of tiny portable unix utilities

sys-apps / s6-rc : service manager for the s6 supervision suite

sys-apps / salinfo : decode Itanium SAL records (e.g. various hardware errors)

sys-apps / sandbox : sandbox'd LD_PRELOAD hack

sys-apps / sdparm : Utility to output and modify parameters on a SCSI device, like hdparm

sys-apps / secilc : SELinux Common Intermediate Language (CIL) Compiler

sys-apps / sed : Super-useful stream editor

sys-apps / selinux-python : SELinux core utilities

sys-apps / semodule-utils : SELinux policy module utilities

sys-apps / servicelog : Provides utilities for logging service-related events

sys-apps / setserial : Configure your serial ports with it

sys-apps / sg3_utils : Apps for querying the sg SCSI interface

sys-apps / shadow : Utilities to deal with user accounts

sys-apps / smartmontools : Tools to monitor storage systems to provide advanced warning of disk degradation

sys-apps / sparc-utils : Various sparc utilities from Debian GNU/Linux

sys-apps / spu-tools : CELL spu ps and top alike utilities

sys-apps / stroke : A powerful tool to change file timestamps (including ctimes)

sys-apps / superiotool : util to detect Super I/O chips and functionality

sys-apps / syscriptor : display misc information about your hardware

sys-apps / syslog-notify : Notifications for syslog entries via libnotify

sys-apps / systemd : System and service manager for Linux

sys-apps / systemd-readahead : Split of readahead systemd implementation

sys-apps / systemd-sysv-utils : sysvinit compatibility symlinks and manpages

sys-apps / sysvinit : /sbin/init - parent of all processes

sys-apps / tcp-wrappers : TCP Wrappers

sys-apps / texinfo : The GNU info program and utilities

sys-apps / the_silver_searcher : A code-searching tool similar to ack, but faster

sys-apps / timer_entropyd : A timer-based entropy generator

sys-apps / tomoyo-tools : TOMOYO Linux tools

sys-apps / toybox : Common linux commands in a multicall binary

sys-apps / tuned : Daemon for monitoring and adaptive tuning of system devices

sys-apps / tuxonice-userui : User Interface for TuxOnIce

sys-apps / uam : Simple udev-based automounter for removable USB media

sys-apps / ucspi-proxy : proxy program for two connections set up by a UCSPI server and a UCSPI client

sys-apps / ucspi-ssl : Command-line tools for building SSL client-server applications

sys-apps / ucspi-tcp : Collection of tools for managing UNIX services

sys-apps / ucspi-unix : A ucspi implementation for unix sockets

sys-apps / udevil : mount and unmount removable devices without a password

sys-apps / ultracopier : Advanced file copying tool

sys-apps / unscd : simple & stable nscd replacement

sys-apps / usb_modeswitch : A tool for controlling 'flip flop' (multiple devices) USB gear like UMTS sticks

sys-apps / usbmon : Userland for USB monitoring framework

sys-apps / usbredir : A simple TCP daemon and set of libraries for the usbredir protocol (redirecting USB traffic)

sys-apps / usbutils : USB enumeration utilities

sys-apps / usermode-utilities : Tools for use with Usermode Linux virtual machines

sys-apps / utempter : App that allows non-privileged apps to write utmp (login) info

sys-apps / util-linux : Various useful Linux utilities

sys-apps / v86d : A daemon to run x86 code in an emulated environment

sys-apps / vbetool : Run real-mode video BIOS code to alter hardware state (i.e. reinitialize video card)

sys-apps / watchdog : A software watchdog and /dev/watchdog daemon

sys-apps / which : Prints out location of specified executables that are in your path

sys-apps / x86info : Dave Jones' handy, informative x86 CPU diagnostic utility

sys-apps / xinetd : powerful replacement for inetd

sys-apps / xmbmon : Mother Board Monitor Program for X Window System

sys-apps / yarn : Fast, reliable, and secure node dependency management

sys-apps / yum : automatic updater and package installer/remover for rpm systems

sys-apps / zorroutils : Zorro bus utility for Amigas running 2.1 and later kernels