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March 24, 2007

SimplyMEPIS 6.5 Release Candidate 3 adds Beryl

Filed under: SimplyMEPIS — tuxicity @ 6:13 am

SimplyMEPIS 6.5 Release Candidate 3 (RC3) is uploaded to the MEPIS subscribers’ pool and propagated to the public mirrors — only nine days after RC2 was released. It features a 2.6.15 kernel, a KDE default desktop, and Beryl 0.2.0 Final.

MEPIS 6.5 is expected to be final within a week according to Woodford

  • Download SimplyMEPIS RC3 from here.

March 23, 2007

Screenshots of SimplyMEPIS 6.5 Release Candidate 2

Filed under: SimplyMEPIS — tuxicity @ 5:43 pm

For those interested, a set of nice screenshots, of this Ubuntu-based distribution.


March 10, 2007

Simply MEPIS 6.5 speeds to first release candidate

Filed under: SimplyMEPIS — tuxicity @ 1:08 pm

Linux distributions are known for evolving quickly, but it looks like MEPIS is trying to set a new speed record. Yesterday, MEPIS announced the release of the feature-complete RC1 (release candidate) of SimplyMEPIS

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February 25, 2007

Ubuntu based distro’s , An inventory

Filed under: Debian, Distributions, Kubuntu, Linspire, SimplyMEPIS, Tuxicity, Ubuntu, Ulteo, xubuntu — tuxicity @ 11:39 pm
  • Mepis
  • Ulteo
  • Linspire, soon
  • Biznix Linux
  • Elbuntu
  • linux Mint
  • fluxbuntu
  • scribuntu
  • Ubuntu Multi Media
  • Guadalinex
  • Arabian linux
  • MoLinux
  • Ubuntu Lite
  • EduPuppy GioveLUG
  • gNewSense
  • X-Evian LiveCD
  • Devubuntu
  • Ebuntu
  • Ichtux
  • Ubuntu Christian Edition
  • nUbuntu
  • Dubuntu
  • Zubuntu
  • Ubuntu Satanic edition
  • ImpiLinux
  • mEDUXa

For Details of most of these Products Go Here
For the ones missing on that page go Here

Maybe I’ll roll my own, very, very unique Ubuntu based Distro one day

February 24, 2007

SimplyMEPIS 6.5 Beta 6 Screenshots

Filed under: Distributions, SimplyMEPIS — tuxicity @ 8:54 am

[ Large ] [ Small ]  SimplyMEPIS 6.5 Beta 6 :> shots.linuxquestions.org

February 21, 2007

SimplyMEPIS 6.5 Beta 6 expands NVIDIA Beryl support

Filed under: SimplyMEPIS — tuxicity @ 5:43 pm

SimplyMEPIS 6.5 Beta 6 is now available for downloading and testing, the project announced today. The new release allows users to optionally select between two NVIDIA drivers, the latest v1.0.9746 or a legacy version (v1.0.9631), to maximize Beryl support for both newer and older chips, the project said.

SimplyMEPIS 6.5 Beta 6 expands NVIDIA Beryl support : More..

February 19, 2007

MEPIS founder clarifies MEPIS/Ubuntu relationship

Filed under: SimplyMEPIS, Ubuntu — tuxicity @ 9:38 am

MEPIS Linux founder Warren Woodford began, a year ago, to migrate MEPIS from Debian to Ubuntu packages, and in July achieved the first Ubuntu-based simplyMEPIS release. In light of the recently announced Linspire/Ubuntu collaboration, DesktopLinux.com asked Woodford to clarify the MEPIS/Ubuntu relationship.

MEPIS founder clarifies MEPIS/Ubuntu relationship .:. More…

February 14, 2007

SimplyMEPIS 6.5 beta ready for 3D action

Filed under: SimplyMEPIS — tuxicity @ 9:21 pm

SimplyMEPIS 6.5 beta ready for 3D action >>

Founder and chief maintainer Warren Woodford announced today that Beta 5 of SimplyMEPIS 6.5, featuring a 2.6.17 kernel, default KDE 3.5.3 desktop, and 3D support, is ready for download. Additionally, “Xorg 7.1 and lots of new drivers make this release Beryl-ready,” according to Woodford.


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