"MEPIS recently released the latest beta of its lightweight
Linux distribution MEPISLite 3.3.2-test01, thus making it the first
vendor to release a Linux based on the Debian Common Core.
"The DCCA (Debian Common Core Alliance) is a group of Debian
Linux vendors and nonprofit organizations that are seeking to
create a common Linux base, the DCC (Debian Common Core) for their
various distributions. MEPIS is a DCCA member..."