[ Thanks to silentbob4 for this link.
“I remember when I first heard about MEPIS. It seems as if I
blinked, and all of a sudden everyone was talking about it. It’s
still less than two years old, and even MEPIS founder Warren
Woodford says in this interview that he is surprised by the
astronomic popularity of MEPIS.
“MEPIS is quirky. It has an installer button on the desktop.
It’s meteoric growth in the early phases was accomplished by one
guy, Warren Woodford, working in the small city of Morgantown, West
Virginia, with no staff, almost no budget and zero marketing
expenditures. And what’s the deal with those pyramids…?”