Jan 12, 2010

SimplyMEPIS 8.0.15 Review: Distrolove

Warren Woodford has announced the release of SimplyMEPIS8.0.15, a new update of the beginner-friendly distribution based on Debian's stable branch.

What's New in SimplyMEPIS 8.0.15 : Linux2u.co.cc
> Devian 5
> 2.6.27 Linux kernel

> OpenOffice.org 3.1.1
> Firefox 3.5.6
> BIND 9.6.1-P2
> Skype
> Mono
> you can play any audio/video files.

Bootable CD Media Type:
MEPIS Linux 8.0 comes in two different versions:

  • MEPIS Linux 32 for 32-bit architecture
  • MEPIS Linux 64 for 64-bit architecture
Easy, Smooth and Fast thats why people love it.
Installation Guide can be found here

Screen shot:
Want see the Screen shots of SimplyMEPIS 8.0.15 visit here

A solid,Secure and fast desktop using KDE 3.5 family. Out of box Codecs is there, so no problems playing MP3, DVD file.

KDE 4.X is missing.

Conclusion: give a try and you can judge yourself how good is the OS.


  1. KDE 4.X missing is a BIG PRO...
    I a 5 year mepis user..

  2. I concur Long live KDE 3.5.