App Icon Ubuntu 18.04

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


The Ubuntu 18.04 appliance is built from the Ubuntu Bionic cloud image and additionally contains packages for development, system configuration, and accessing OpenStack services.

The Ubuntu 18.04 appliance provides a convenient base image. You can customize it and snapshot it (running the cc-snapshot command) to develop your own appliances.

  • Image name: CC-Ubuntu18.04
  • 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
  • Repositories (Apt): default configuration
  • Installed packages:
    • Standard development tools such as make, gcc, gfortran, etc.
    • Config management tools: Ansible
    • OpenStack command-line clients
    • Chameleon packages: g5kchecks (providing cc-checks), cc-snapshot, cc-cloudfuse
  • UEFI and BIOS compatible (since version 20211129 )


Project Supported  Chameleon Supported

Image IDs

CHI@TACC:  e18a3881-147f-4205-b252-73aa313c1404
CHI@UC:  bf872366-4942-47f5-8e26-9168d44153d7
KVM@TACC:  e2a92fdd-d5fa-4dbf-b1a9-b8e88b98aac2


Name: Chameleon Project


Name: Chameleon Project

Version: 20211129
Created By:  zzhen on June 27, 2019, 12:18 p.m.
Updated By:  zzhen on Nov. 30, 2021, 7:56 p.m.