Warren Woodford has announced the release of the third beta of SimplyMEPIS 6.0-4 for both i386 and x86_64 architectures: “MEPIS LLC has released Beta3 of SimplyMEPIS-32 and SimplyMEPIS-64 Version 6.0-4. This is an essential release for anyone who encountered video problems when running SimplyMEPIS-32 or SimplyMEPIS-64 from CD. Warren Woodford of MEPIS said: ‘We’ve received lots of feedback and suggestions. So development is taking longer than I expected.” As of Beta 3, SimplyMEPIS includes updates to several packages including Firefox 188.8.131.52 and kde 3.5.3. Bugs have been fixed in splashy, video detection, network configuration, long passwords, Skype on 64 bit, KlamAV, installation, and more.”
MEPIS Linux is a desktop Linux system that is also easy to configure as a dedicated server. It is designed for both personal and business purposes. It includes cutting-edge features such as a live/installation/recovery CD, automatic hardware configuration, NTFS partition resizing, ACPI power management, WiFi support, anti-aliased TrueType fonts, a personal firewall, KDE, and much more.