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This environment has been marked as deprecated since 3 June 2013. Please consult the Environment_Management#Deletion_and_Deprecation to know what it means for this environment.

This page describes the 0.8 version of the Grid'5000 very minimal environment based on Lenny version of Debian distribution for AMD64/EM64T machines. It intends to explain how this environment was built and how to use it with Kadeploy.
This page is inspired from Lenny-x64-variants-2.3


Identification sheet


  • Based on: Debian version lenny for amd64
  • Reference file: /grid5000/images/lenny-x64-min-0.8.tgz at Orsay (md5sum is a39dcad30821b7404d8eb5ac1388f650)
  • Valid on: bordeplage , bordereau , borderline , adonis , edel , genepi , chicon , chimint , chinqchint , chirloute , capricorne , sagittaire , graphene , griffon , gdx , netgdx , paradent , paramount , parapide , parapluie , helios , sol , suno, pastel , violette

Kernel version 2.6.26-2-amd64 from Debian for amd64/em64t


  • Remote console: enabled on ttyS0 at 34800 bps
  • Services: ldap:no, nfs:no
  • Accounts: root:grid5000




Please refer to the page Lenny-x64-variants-2.3 to consult how this environment was build.


The version of the variant, as well as the date where it was generate are stored within the file /root/release

Terminal.png node:
cat /root/release
Wed Apr  6 10:46:02 CEST 2011

Recording environment

Recording environment can be done from a description file. So we create /grid5000/descriptions/lenny-x64-min-0.8.dsc:

name : lenny-x64-min
version : 0
description : https://www.grid5000.fr/mediawiki/index.php/Lenny-x64-variants-2.3
author : support-staff@lists.grid5000.fr
tarball : /grid5000/images/lenny-x64-min-0.8.tgz|tgz
postinstall : /grid5000/postinstalls/debian-x64-min-1.0-post.tgz|tgz|traitement.ash /rambin
kernel : /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.26-2-amd64
initrd : /boot/initrd.img-2.6.26-2-amd64
fdisktype : 83
filesystem : ext3
environment_kind : linux
visibility : public
demolishing_env : 0

What's new ?

This section presents the differences between the current version of this variant and the previous version of the same variant.
These difference are expressed in terms of packages.

This is a new variant, so there is no previous version.

You can always consult all the packages installed in each environment with the command :

Terminal.png node:
dpkg -l
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