Mepis Linux

Welcome to the mirror for Mepis Linux

Why SimplyMEPIS 8.0 Linux?

  • SimplyMEPIS just works! It is pre-configured for simplicity and ease of use, even for beginners
  • SimplyMEPIS features unique hardware detection and a superior configuration
  • SimplyMEPIS allows you to test and try without installation to see if it suits you and your needs
  • SimplyMEPIS is well supported by excellent community resources

Programs, Programs, Programs...

SimplyMEPIS 8.0 arrives with a complete choice of the best of programs necessary for most people's pleasure and productivity, all delivered on top of a Debian 5 stable core using the 2.6.27 Linux kernel. We've already included great applications for you, such as the award-winning OpenOffice Writer that provides excellent compatibility with MS-Office, the popular browser Firefox with its great multimedia capability, or the terrific Amarok music player that handles MP3 players without problem. Thousands more software packages are available for free download and painless installation from Debian and our own Community, keeping you on the cutting edge.

The MEPIS magic

SimplyMEPIS 8.0 also ships with its own graphical tool suite:

  • the Network Assistant, to configure and test a wired or wireless network
  • the System Assistant, to create a live USB thumbdrive, repair a partition, etc.
  • the User Assistant, to easily manage user accounts
  • the X-Windows Assistant, to install graphics card drivers, set monitor models, etc.

These tools combine to make a powerful suite that is intuitive and easy to use.

Hardware That's Not Hard

If you've ever installed any operating system you know the many hours spent installing drivers and getting your hardware and peripherals to work. The SimplyMEPIS hardware detection takes care of installing the drivers for you. It checks on every boot for new hardware, then loads the right driver.

Support That's Truly Supporting

If you run into unexpected problems, here are some reliable tools you can use:

There is a link to the User's Manual right on your desktop, and links to the other sources of help are already included among your Firefox Bookmarks.

Click here to go to their official website.

All donations go towards the expansion project of Linux Freedom