MEPIS Founder Plans Transition To Ubuntu

Lukas Sabota punkrockguy318 at
Mon Mar 27 04:13:38 BST 2006

On Sun, 2006-03-26 at 22:29 -0400, Rob! ... wrote:
> On 3/26/06, Jerome Gotangco <jgotangco at> wrote:
> >
> >
> > "The switch to the Ubuntu pools was made to provide our users with a
> > more stable underlying system. Of course it's important for our users
> > that MEPIS remains true to its unique vision. I believe this release
> > demonstrates that we can combine the magic of the MEPIS user
> > experience with the goodness of the Ubuntu Foundation."
> >

If their going to use the ubuntu base, why don't they contribute
directly to Ubuntu?  How do their goals differ?  Both Ubuntu and MEPIS
are GNOME desktop distributions, what does MEPIS want to do differently
than Ubuntu?

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