Packages with the firmware use flag

gnome-extra / gnome-software : Gnome install & update software

  • Enable firmware update support through sys-apps/fwupd

kde-plasma / discover : KDE Plasma resources management GUI

  • Enable support for firmware upgrades using sys-apps/fwupd

media-tv / v4l-dvb-saa716x : driver for saa716x based dvb cards like TT S2-6400 or Skystar 2 eXpress HD

  • Install firmware

sci-libs / linux-gpib : Driver library for GPIB (IEEE 488.2) hardware

  • Install firmware

sys-kernel / genkernel : Gentoo automatic kernel building scripts

  • Prefer system firmware sys-kernel/linux-firmware over local copy.

virtual / linux-sources : Virtual for Linux kernel sources

  • Install linux kernel firmware