Sid-x64-base-1.1

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This environment has been marked as deprecated since 11 May 2011. Please consult the Environment_Management#Deletion_and_Deprecation to know what it means for this environment.

Sid-x64-base-1.1 is derived from Lenny-x64-base-0.9 to provide a minimal debian environment with latest software.

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Identification sheet

Sid-x64-base-1.1

Kernel version 2.6.24.3 from kernel.org for amd64/em64t

Authentication

  • Remote console: enabled on ttyS0 at 34800 bps
  • Services: ldap:no, nfs:no
  • Accounts: root:grid5000, g5k:grid5000

Applications

Misc

  • ia32/i386 shared libraries are available
  • SSH has X11 forwarding enabled
  • Max open files: 8192
  • TCP bandwidth: for 1Gbs

Build

This 1.1 release is not built from scratch. It is based on the testing debian version: Lenny-x64-base-0.9.

Modify sources

echo "deb http://ftp.fr.debian.org/debian/ sid main" > /etc/apt/sources.list

Upgrading packages

Installed packages are upgraded to their last release:

aptitude update
aptitude safe-upgrade
aptitude dist-upgrade

Adding packages

The nscd package is added to resolve the bug #1336 [1].

Tuning

To not be impacted by the bug #1404 [2], new good keys have been changed locally.

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Due to incompatibility with recent kernel, for now, Infiniband cards of paravent cluster (located on rennes site) are not supported.

Environment

Creating image's archive

tgz-g5k cconstantin@frontale:images/sid-x64-base-1.1.tgz

Creating postinstall's archive

The postinstall archive of the sid 1.1 release is quite the same as etch-x64-base-1.0

Recording environment

Recording environment will be done from the sid-x64-base-1.1.dsc description file:

name = sid-x64-base-1.1
description = https://www.grid5000.fr/index.php/Sid-x64-base-1.1
author = constcyr@loria.fr
filebase = file:///grid5000/images/sid-x64-base-1.1.tgz
filesite = file:///grid5000/postinstalls/sid-x64-base-1.1-post.tgz
size = 1000
initrdpath = /boot/initrd.img-2.6.24.3
kernelpath = /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.24.3
fdisktype = 83
filesystem = ext2

With karecordenv, the new environment can be known by Kadeploy:

karecordenv -fe sid-x64-base-1.1.dsc
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