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The Software Corner Review: Mepis Linux

Dec 24, 2003, 07:00 (6 Talkback[s])

"Upon first booting Mepis, I was greeted by what appears to be becoming the de facto splash screen for live cd distros.

"Passing no parameters to the kernel, I continued booting. One thing that caught my eye was a line that read 'loading Mepis file system.' This is not a file system that I'm familiar with, and am curious to look into it further.

"The graphical login is fairly standard. I chose to login as root using username/password root/root. I am a big fan of KDE so I chose that as my window manager over IceWM. I was then greeted with a KDE dekstop with a few extra buttons/features I will explore..."

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