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hdparm Utility to change hard drive performance parameters
heirloom-tools Heirloom toolchest - original Unix tools
habitat Application automation framework
hexdump-esr Eric Raymond's hex dumper
hprofile Utility to manage hardware, network, power or other profiles (fork)
i2c-tools I2C tools for bus probing, chip dumping, EEPROM decoding, and more
input-utils Small collection of linux input layer utils
intel-performance-counter-monitor Intel Performance Counter Monitor - A better way to measure CPU utilization
intel-sa-00075-tools Tools from Intel to detect and mitigate the AMT/MEI vulnerability
ifd-gempc GemCore based PC/SC reader drivers for pcsc-lite
ifplugd Brings up/down ethernet ports automatically with cable detection
isapnptools Tools for configuring ISA PnP devices
iucode_tool tool to manipulate Intel X86 and X86-64 processor microcode update collections
irqbalance Distribute hardware interrupts across processors on a multiprocessor system
kcheck Record and check required kernel symbols are set
kbd Keyboard and console utilities
kexec-tools Load another kernel from the currently executing Linux kernel
kmscon KMS/DRM based virtual Console Emulator
lcdsplash splash Gentoo boot information on LCD's
likwid A performance-oriented tool suite for x86 multicore environments
linux-misc-apps Misc tools bundled with kernel sources
lsadb Prints out information on all devices attached to the ADB bus
lmctfy Linux application container management from Google
less Excellent text file viewer
lsd A modern ls with a lot of pretty colors and awesome icons
lsb-release LSB version query program
lssbus Small utility for Linux/SPARC that list devices on SBUS
lshw Hardware Lister
makedev program used for creating device files in /dev
man-db a man replacement that utilizes berkdb instead of flat files
man2html Standard commands to read man pages
mawk an (often faster than gawk) awk-interpreter
man-pages A somewhat comprehensive collection of Linux man pages
memtest86 A stand alone memory test for x86 computers
memtester userspace utility for testing the memory subsystem for faults
modutils Standard kernel module utilities for linux-2.4 and older
most Paging program that displays, one windowful at a time, the contents of a file
mouseemu Emulates scrollwheel, right- & left-click for one-button mice/touchpads
net-tools Standard Linux networking tools
msr-tools Utilities allowing the read and write of CPU model-specific registers (MSR)
mtree Directory hierarchy mapping tool from FreeBSD
netkit-base Old-style inetd
nosig Block signals before running programs (a generic "nohup")
nvme-cli NVM-Express user space tooling for Linux
netplug Brings up/down ethernet ports automatically with cable detection
openrc OpenRC manages the services, startup and shutdown of a host
osinfo-db osinfo database files
pmount-gui A simple graphical frontend for pmount
pkgcore a framework for package management
pciutils Various utilities dealing with the PCI bus
pcsc-lite PC/SC Architecture smartcard middleware library
pick a fuzzy search tool for the command-line
pcsc-tools PC/SC Architecture smartcard tools
pmount Policy based mounter that gives the ability to mount removable devices as a user
ipmicfg An in-band utility for configuring Supermicro IPMI devices
idle3-tools Set, get or disable the value of the idle3 timer found on WD HDDs
inxi The CLI inxi collects and prints hardware and system information
haveged A simple entropy daemon using the HAVEGE algorithm
highway High performance source code search tool
portage Portage is the package management and distribution system for Gentoo
powerpc-utils PowerPC utilities including nvsetenv, and additional OldWorld apps
proot User-space implementation of chroot, mount --bind, and binfmt_misc
progress Coreutils Viewer: show progress for cp, rm, dd, and so forth
gsmartcontrol Hard disk drive health inspection tool
help2man GNU utility to convert program --help output to a man page
preload Adaptive readahead daemon
iproute2 kernel routing and traffic control utilities
lsvpd Utility to List Device Vital Product Data (VPD)
memtest86+ Memory tester based on memtest86
pv Pipe Viewer: a tool for monitoring the progress of data through a pipe
ripgrep a search tool that combines the usability of ag with the raw speed of grep
rng-tools Daemon to use hardware random number generators
rkflashtool Tool for flashing Rockchip devices
roccat-tools Utility for advanced configuration of Roccat devices
rtl-entropy An entropy generator using SDR peripherals, including rtl-sdr and BladeRF
s390-tools User space utilities for the zSeries (s390) Linux kernel and device drivers
s6-linux-init Generates an init binary for s6-based init systems
miscfiles Miscellaneous files
s6-portable-utils set of tiny portable unix utilities
s6-rc service manager for the s6 supervision suite
moreutils a collection of tools that nobody thought to write when Unix was young
sed Super-useful stream editor
selinux-python SELinux core utilities
semodule-utils SELinux policy module utilities
sensei-raw-ctl SteelSeries Sensei Raw configuration tool
servicelog Provides utilities for logging service-related events
setserial Configure your serial ports with it
shadow Utilities to deal with user accounts
smartmontools Tools to monitor storage systems to provide advanced warning of disk degradation
sg3_utils Apps for querying the sg SCSI interface
smcipmitool An out-of-band utility for interfacing with SuperBlade and IPMI devices via CLI
sparc-utils Various sparc utilities from Debian GNU/Linux
spu-tools CELL spu ps and top alike utilities
sysvinit /sbin/init - parent of all processes
smc-sum-driver Supermicro Update Manager (SUM) kernel module
tcp-wrappers TCP Wrappers
texinfo The GNU info program and utilities
groff Text formatter used for man pages
ibm-powerpc-utils Utilities for the maintainance of the IBM and Apple PowerPC platforms
timer_entropyd A timer-based entropy generator
tomoyo-tools TOMOYO Linux tools
the_silver_searcher A code-searching tool similar to ack, but faster
thunderbolt-software-user-space Thunderbolt(TM) user-space components
keyutils Linux Key Management Utilities
install-xattr Wrapper to coreutil's install to preserve Filesystem Extended Attributes
minijail helper binary and library for sandboxing & restricting privs of service
minised a smaller, cheaper and faster sed implementation
tuned Daemon for monitoring and adaptive tuning of system devices
nawk Brian Kernighan's pattern scanning and processing language
onerng Software for the Open Hardware Random Number Generator called OneRNG
prctl Tool to query and modify process behavior
toybox Common linux commands in a multicall binary
rescan-scsi-bus Script to rescan the SCSI bus without rebooting
s6-linux-utils set of tiny linux utilities
uam Simple udev-based automounter for removable USB media
ucspi-proxy proxy program for two connections set up by a UCSPI server and a UCSPI client
qdirstat Qt-based directory statistics
gscanbus Bus scanning, testing and topology visualizing tool for Linux IEEE1394 subsystem
hwids Hardware (PCI, USB, OUI, IAB) IDs databases
kmod library and tools for managing linux kernel modules
lcdtest Displays test patterns to spot dead/hot pixels on LCD screens
man-pages-posix POSIX man-pages (0p, 1p, 3p)
mcstrans SELinux context translation to human readable names
paxctl Manages various PaX related program header flags for Elf32, Elf64, binaries
mount-gtk GTK+ based UDisks2 frontend
restorecond Daemon to watch for creation and set default SELinux fcontexts
paxctld PaX flags maintenance daemon
pnputils Plug and Play BIOS utilities
readahead-list Preloads files into the page cache to accelerate program loading
s6's small and secure supervision software suite
usb_modeswitch A tool for controlling 'flip flop' (multiple devices) USB gear like UMTS sticks
usbguard Daemon protecting your computer against BadUSB
usbmon Userland for USB monitoring framework
utempter App that allows non-privileged apps to write utmp (login) info
usbutils USB enumeration utilities
util-linux Various useful Linux utilities
vbetool Run real-mode video BIOS code to alter hw state (i.e. reinitialize video card)
watchdog A software watchdog and /dev/watchdog daemon
which Prints out location of specified executables that are in your path
xdg-dbus-proxy Filtering proxy for D-Bus connections
xdg-desktop-portal Desktop integration portal
xinetd powerful replacement for inetd
xmbmon Mother Board Monitor Program for X Window System
lcdutils (Sun) Cobalt Qube/RaQ button reading and LCD writing utilities
zorroutils Zorro bus utility for Amigas running 2.1 and later kernels
netloc Portable Network Locality (netloc)
qcontrol Send commands to some microcontrollers, e.g., to change LEDs or sound a buzzer
ucspi-ssl Command-line tools for building SSL client-server applications
stroke A powerful tool to change file timestamps (including ctimes)
ucspi-tcp Collection of tools for managing UNIX services
coreutils Standard GNU utilities (chmod, cp, dd, ls, sort, tr, head, wc, who,...)
cciss_vol_status Shows status of logical drives attached to HP SmartArray controllers
darwin-miscutils Miscellaneous commands used on Darwin/Mac OS X systems, Snow Leopard 10.6.3
smc-sum Updates the BIOS and IPMI firmware and system settings on Supermicro mainboards
x86info Dave Jones' handy, informative x86 CPU diagnostic utility
yarn Fast, reliable, and secure node dependency management
hwloc displays the hardware topology in convenient formats
acl access control list utilities, libraries and headers
attr Extended attributes tools
audio-entropyd Audio-entropyd generates entropy-data for the /dev/random device
baobab Disk usage browser for GNOME
biosdevname Sets BIOS-given device names instead of kernel eth* names
biosdisk FreeDOS based BIOS updating utility for Dell machines
daemonize Runs a command as a Unix daemon
cracklib-words large set of crack/cracklib dictionaries
crazydiskinfo Interactive TUI S.M.A.R.T viewer
dchroot Utility for managing chroots for non-root users
daisydog A very simple /dev/watchdog daemon
edac-utils Userspace helper for Linux kernel EDAC drivers
fakechroot Provide a faked chroot environment without requiring root privileges
elivepatch-client Live patch installer client working with elivepatch-server
edid-fixdim Tool to fix screen dimensions in EDID data dumps
frandom Fast kernel-land pseudo-random number generator using the RC4 algorithm
fwts Firmware Test Suite
fwupd Aims to make updating firmware on Linux automatic, safe and reliable
hwinfo hardware detection tool used in SuSE Linux
hwsetup Hardware setup program from Knoppix - used only on LiveCD
hotplug2stdout A tool for reading kernel uevent(s) to stdout
hponcfg HP Lights-Out Online Configuration Utility (HPONCFG)
init-system-helpers Helper scripts useful for both OpenRC and systemd
hwdata-gentoo Data for the hwsetup program
iotools Simple commands to access hardware device registers
ipmitool Utility for controlling IPMI enabled devices.
ipmiutil IPMI Management Utilities
lnxhc Linux Health Checker
logwatch Analyzes and Reports on system logs
miller A tool like sed, awk, cut, join, and sort for name-indexed data (CSV, JSON, ..)
usbredir TCP daemon and set of libraries for usbredir protocol (redirecting USB traffic)
mlocate Merging locate is an utility to index and quickly search for files
mlxup-bin Mellanox Update and Query Utility
newrelic-sysmond NewRelic System Monitor
noexec a package for preventing processes from using exec system calls
razercfg Utility for advanced configuration of Razer mice
osinfo-db-tools Tools for managing the osinfo database
opentmpfiles A standalone utility to process systemd-style tmpfiles.d files
pacman Archlinux's binary package manager
pcmciautils PCMCIA userspace utilities for Linux
pcsc-slb-rf72-drv Schlumberger Reflex 72 Serial Smartcard Reader
qingy A DirectFB getty replacement
rename Easily rename files
renameutils Use your favorite text editor to rename files
restartd A daemon for checking your running and not running processes
sandbox sandbox'd LD_PRELOAD hack
sdparm Utility to output and modify parameters on a SCSI device, like hdparm
salinfo decode Itanium SAL records (e.g. various hardware errors)
secilc SELinux Common Intermediate Language (CIL) Compiler
systemd System and service manager for Linux
superiotool util to detect Super I/O chips and functionality
sydbox ptrace-based sandbox
syscriptor display misc information about your hardware
syslog-notify Notifications for syslog entries via libnotify
systemd-readahead Split of readahead systemd implementation
udevil mount and unmount removable devices without a password
usermode-utilities Tools for use with Usermode Linux virtual machines
ucspi-unix A UCSPI implementation for Unix domain sockets
unscd simple & stable nscd replacement
ed Your basic line editor
arrayprobe Utility to report status of an HP (Compaq) array controller (both IDA & CCISS)
cpint Linux/390 Interface to z/VM's Control Program
accountsservice D-Bus interfaces for querying and manipulating user account information
ack ack is a tool like grep, optimized for programmers
apmd Advanced Power Management Daemon
apparmor-utils Additional userspace utils to assist with AppArmor profile management
agedu A utility for tracking down wasted disk space
aix-miscutils Miscellaneous helpers for AIX (currently just ldd)
apparmor Userspace utils and init scripts for the AppArmor application security system
apply-default-acl Apply default POSIX ACLs to files and directories
bar Console Progress Bar
baselayout-java Baselayout for Java
baselayout-prefix Minimal baselayout for Gentoo Prefix installs
cpuid Linux tool to dump x86 CPUID information about the CPUs
dstat Versatile replacement for vmstat, iostat and ifstat
bolt Userspace system daemon to enable security levels for Thunderbolt 3
busybox Utilities for rescue and embedded systems
baselayout Filesystem baselayout and init scripts
bleachbit Clean junk to free disk space and to maintain privacy
byld build a Linux distribution on a single floppy
edid-decode Decode EDID data in a human-readable format
chname Run a command with a new system hostname
colorized-logs Tools for logs with ANSI color
cinit a fast, small and simple init with support for profiles
ccs-tools TOMOYO Linux tools
ckbcomp Compile an XKB keymap for loadkeys
checkpolicy SELinux policy compiler
clrngd Clock randomness gathering daemon
collectl Performance monitoring tool capable of interactive reporting and logging to disk
consolation libinput based console mouse daemon
conspy Remote control for Linux virtual consoles
dbus-broker Linux D-Bus Message Broker
dbus A message bus system, a simple way for applications to talk to each other
dcfldd enhanced dd with features for forensics and security
debianutils A selection of tools from Debian
dmapi XFS data management API library
diffutils Tools to make diffs and compare files
dmidecode DMI (Desktop Management Interface) table related utilities
dnotify Execute a command when the contents of a directory change
dog Dog is better than cat
lm-sensors Hardware Monitoring user-space utilities
dtc Open Firmware device tree compiler
duc A library and suite of tools for inspecting disk usage
earlyoom Early OOM Daemon for Linux
opal-utils OPAL firmware utilities
elfix A suite of tools to work with ELF objects on Hardened Gentoo
elivepatch-server Live patch building server with RESTFul Api for elivepatch-client
epoch An init system, a /sbin/init replacement; designed for simplicity
etckeeper A collection of tools to let /etc be stored in a repository
ethq Ethernet NIC Queue stats viewer
ethtool Utility for examining and tuning ethernet-based network interfaces
exa A modern replacement for 'ls' written in Rust
fakeroot-ng A utility to run commands with fake root privileges
fakeroot A fake root environment by means of LD_PRELOAD and SysV IPC (or TCP) trickery
superdiag Provides the capability to determine the health of Supermicro servers components
tas Supermicro Thin-Agent Service for monitoring through the BMC/IPMI
bubblewrap Unprivileged sandboxing tool, namespaces-powered chroot-like solution
bat cat(1) clone with syntax highlighting and Git integration
hw-probe A tool to probe for hardware, check it's operability and find drivers
fbset A utility to set the framebuffer videomode
firejail Security sandbox for any type of processes
fix-gnustack Utility to report and remove the executable flag from an ELF object's GNU_STACK
flashrom Utility for reading, writing, erasing and verifying flash ROM chips
fxload USB firmware uploader
fd Alternative to find that provides sensible defaults for 80% of the use cases
file identify a file's format by scanning binary data for patterns
findutils GNU utilities for finding files
firejail-lts Security sandbox for any type of processes; LTS version
gawk GNU awk pattern-matching language
gcp File copying utility with progress and I/O indicator
gentoo-functions base functions required by all Gentoo systems
gentoo-systemd-integration systemd integration files for Gentoo
hd-idle Utility for spinning down hard disks after a period of idle time
gpet GTK+ based TOMOYO policy editor
gptfdisk GPT partition table manipulator for Linux
gradm Administrative interface for the grsecurity Role Based Access Control system
grep GNU regular expression matcher
gnome-disk-utility Disk Utility for GNOME using udisks
grepcidr Filter IPv4 and IPv6 addresses matching CIDR patterns
policycoreutils SELinux core utilities