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SimplyMEPIS 11 adds LibreOffice and a faster Firefox 4

May 10, 2011, 16:08 (1 Talkback[s])

"The MEPIS project announced the release of the Debian Linux based SimplyMEPIS distribution. SimplyMEPIS 11 moves up to Linux kernel 2.6.36.4 and the KDE 4.51 desktop, switches from OpenOffice.org to LibreOffice 3.3.2, and provides FireFox 4.0, which was recently recompiled to run much faster on Linux.

"Between the radical departures of GNOME 3.0 and Ubuntu's Unity desktops, some Linux users are taking another look at alternative Debian-derived distros, including Linux Mint. And so with perfect timing, along comes the Debian-based SimplyMEPIS."

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