App Icon Ubuntu 20.04

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 Ubuntu 20.04 appliance is built from the Ubuntu Focal cloud image and additionally contains packages for development, system configuration, and accessing OpenStack services.

The Ubuntu 20.04 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-Ubuntu20.04
  • 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:  675f3c98-5e2b-4b56-b57e-d1dd13e6f93b
CHI@UC:  5025a3c8-ab93-44af-8eec-6b23ebca46da
KVM@TACC:  b68399e9-cac4-4a4b-bc87-0f9a6ee849de


Name: Chameleon Project


Name: Chameleon Project

Version: 20211129
Created By:  zzhen on Feb. 24, 2021, 11:02 a.m.
Updated By:  zzhen on June 14, 2022, 10:33 p.m.