SimplyMEPIS 6.0 -- An alternative to Kubuntu

Mark Warner markwarner1954 at
Sun Jul 23 13:50:53 UTC 2006

Scott wrote:
> Mark Warner wrote:
>> and superior implementation of KDE:
>     It would be kind of you to elaborate on this.  It would be nice to
> have a comparison if possible.

JMO. YMMV. See for yourself.

>     I took a look at the Mepis site you supplied, and at least to me,
> it seems that people with money get a better product over people who
> can not afford the same.  I have always disliked this attitude in the
> Open Source world.  With Kubuntu, everyone gets the same product and
> if you can not afford to spend money then you can help in other ways.

The commercial offerings through TaFusion include CrossoverOffice and
other such applications, extra packages on CD, and dedicated support.
SimplyMEPIS itself is freely available without restriction or cost,
using the same repositories as K/Ubuntu.

Mark Warner
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