The latest beta version of SimplyMEPIS have hit the streets.
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Beta2 provides an updated 18.104.22.168 kernel based on Ubuntu kernel version 2.6.15-22.33. MEPIS founder Warren Woodford says “Starting with this release, we are providing a full set of commercial-grade MEPIS kernel packages for the 386, 686, and k7 flavors of i386. These kernels are suitable for use with upcoming releases of MEPIS, Ubuntu, and Debian. We hope vendors will contact us, if they are interested in having commercial support for their hardware in these kernels.”