Packages with the net use flag

app-forensics / quickfuzz : An experimental grammar fuzzer in Haskell using QuickCheck

  • support networking formats

app-shells / bash : The standard GNU Bourne again shell

  • Enable /dev/tcp/host/port redirection

dev-libs / poco : C++ libraries for building network-based applications

  • Classes to write network clients & servers

dev-python / sphinx : Python documentation generator

  • enable internet capabilities

games-board / freedoko : FreeDoko is a Doppelkopf-game

  • Enable network game support

games-fps / prboom-plus : A Doom source port developed from the original PrBoom project

  • Enable support for network play

mail-client / s-nail : Enhanced mailx-compatible mail client based on Hierloom mailx (nail)

  • Enable support for network protocols (POP, IMAP and SMTP). If you only need to send mail with the local Transport Agent, disabling this will get you support for only /usr/sbin/sendmail call.

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

  • Install the oui.txt and iab.txt databases