App Icon Ubuntu 20.04

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


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:  5476ad96-388f-44bc-875e-27a8a9b3f1f5
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 Nov. 30, 2021, 7:58 p.m.