Operating System Images

Here is the list of currently supported CREATE operating system images. If you have a CREATE account, you can view the most updated information as well as statistics on each machine on the OSID page on the testbed.

Supported OS Images as of 07/15/2015

Name OS Description
FBSD10-STD FreeBSD FreeBSD 10.x Standard
FBSD8-STD FreeBSD FreeBSD 8.x Standard
FBSD9-64-STD FreeBSD FreeBSD 9.x Standard
CentOS5 Linux More or less current version of CentOS 5
CentOS6-64-STD Linux CentOS6 64-Bit image
KALI1 Linux Kali Penetration Testing
Metasploitable2 Linux An intentionally vulnerable system
Ubuntu1004-STD Linux Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Standard Image
Ubuntu1204-64-STD Linux Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit Standard Image
Ubuntu1404-32-STD Linux Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit Standard Image
Ubuntu1404-64-STD Linux Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit Standard Image
WINXP-UPDATE Windows Windows XP with SP3 and patches

Updates for Custom Images

Updating Linux images made before Jan 25, 2013

We made a change to make mounting NFS home directories more robust. You may update your custom images by running:

sudo curl --output /usr/local/etc/emulab/liblocsetup.pm boss.isi.deterlab.net/downloads/client-update/linux-liblocsetup.pm
sudo chmod a+rx /usr/local/etc/emulab/liblocsetup.pm

and taking a snapshot.

On CentOS-6-64-STD you must to install Time::HiRes by running:

sudo yum install perl-Time-HiRes