Packages with the daemon use flag

dev-libs / libcgroup : Tools and libraries to configure and manage kernel control groups

  • Install the configuration tools and init/config files.

mail-mta / msmtp : An SMTP client and SMTP plugin for mail user agents such as Mutt

  • Build/install msmtpd MTA daemon

media-sound / pulseaudio : A meta package for PulseAudio (networked sound server)

  • Build the pulseaudio binary (not-needed for pipewire-pulse)

net-libs / tox : Encrypted P2P, messaging, and audio/video calling platform

  • Enable the DHT Bootstrap Daemon.

net-p2p / amule : aMule, the all-platform eMule p2p client

  • Enable amule daemon

net-p2p / eiskaltdcpp : Qt/DC++ based client for DirectConnect and ADC protocols

  • Enable eiskaltdcpp-daemon

sys-apps / openrazer : Drivers and user-space daemon to control Razer devices on GNU/Linux

  • Build the OpenRazer daemon service

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

  • Install the monitoring daemon (smartd) and associated scripts.

sys-auth / polkit : Policy framework for controlling privileges for system-wide services

  • Build polkitd in addition to libpolkit. Those using sys-apps/dbus-broker may wish to disable this flag.

sys-fs / udisks : Daemon providing interfaces to work with storage devices

  • Build the system daemon, not just the client tool

www-apps / tt-rss : Tiny Tiny RSS - A web-based news feed (RSS/Atom) aggregator using AJAX

  • Install additional init scripts for automated RSS updates