Packages with the filecaps use flag

Global definition: Use Linux file capabilities to control privilege rather than set*id (this is orthogonal to USE=caps which uses capabilities at runtime e.g. libcap).

app-admin / vault : A tool for managing secrets

app-cdr / cdrtools : A set of tools for CD/DVD reading and recording, including cdrecord

app-emulation / qemu : QEMU + Kernel-based Virtual Machine userland tools

app-i18n / fbterm : Fast terminal emulator for the Linux framebuffer

app-metrics / blackbox_exporter : Prometheus exporter for blackbox probing via HTTP, HTTPS, DNS, TCP and ICMP

app-metrics / collectd : Collects system statistics and provides mechanisms to store the values

  • When set collectd daemon will have set required capabilities to run most plugins even if run as unprivileged user

gnome-base / gnome-keyring : Password and keyring managing daemon

gui-apps / swaylock : Screen locker for Wayland

gui-libs / wlroots : Pluggable, composable, unopinionated modules for building a Wayland compositor

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

net-analyzer / arping : A utility to see if a specific IP address is taken and what MAC address owns it

net-analyzer / driftnet : Listen to network traffic and pick out images from TCP streams observed

net-analyzer / mtr : My TraceRoute, an Excellent network diagnostic tool

net-analyzer / netdata : Linux real time system monitoring, done right!

net-analyzer / wireshark : A network protocol analyzer formerly known as ethereal

net-analyzer / zmap : Fast network scanner designed for Internet-wide network surveys

net-dns / dnscrypt-proxy : A flexible DNS proxy, with support for encrypted DNS protocols

net-dns / getdns : Modern asynchronous DNS API

net-libs / liboping : Protocol independent ANSI-C ping library and command line utility

  • Allow non-root users to use [n]oping utility.

net-misc / iputils : Network monitoring tools including ping and ping6

net-misc / netkit-rsh : Netkit's Remote Shell Suite: rexec{,d} rlogin{,d} rsh{,d}

net-misc / ubridge : Bridge for UDP tunnels, Ethernet, TAP and VMnet interfaces

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

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

sys-libs / pam : Linux-PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules)

x11-misc / i3status : generates a status bar for dzen2, xmobar or similar

  • Linux capabilities library is required for i3status to be able to read net bandwith

x11-misc / slock : simple X display locker