App Icon CentOS Stream 8

Launch at CHI@TACC  Launch at CHI@UC  Launch at KVM@TACC


Note: If you need to use the previous version of this image at CHI@UC, please contact us via Help Desk.

The CentOS Stream 8 appliance is built from the CentOS Stream 8 Generic Cloud image and additionally contains packages for development, system configuration, and accessing OpenStack services.

The CentOS 8 appliance provides a convenient base image. You can customize it and snapshot it to develop your own appliances.

  • Image name: CC-CentOS8-stream
  • Default user account: cc
  • Remote access: Key-Based SSH
  • Root access: passwordless sudo from the cc account
  • Chameleon admin access: enabled on the ccadmin account
  • Cloud-init enabled on boot: yes
  • Installed packages:
    • Standard development tools such as make, gcc, etc.
    • Config management tools: Ansible
    • OpenStack command-line clients
    • OpenStack Heat configuration agents
    • Chameleon utilities: cc-checks, cc-snapshot, etrace2 (CPU power measurement), cc-cloudfuse (CHI)
  • UEFI and BIOS compatible


Project Supported  Chameleon Supported

Image IDs

CHI@TACC:  b93150b2-5db7-42b5-8422-d01d34eedfb8
CHI@UC:  0fc8cb64-8c0c-4b73-9056-324145b1be28
KVM@TACC:  55c7c75a-39f8-427a-88df-e0cf7c30e8da


Name: Chameleon Project


Name: Chameleon Project

Version: 20210603
Created By:  zzhen on Dec. 16, 2021, 8:04 p.m.
Updated By:  zzhen on June 14, 2022, 10:27 p.m.