One of the more popular Linux distributions, but not one that’s offering much of a threat to Ubuntu in terms of popularity, Simply MEPIS nonetheless has much to commend it. It’s the community version of the MEPIS distribution, and right from the start it glistens with commercial gloss. Read more here
Then it’s log-in time. This may confuse novices a little, but the OS offers to log you in at first as a guest, or as root. Root is generally the one to be avoided as a rule in Linux, given that it lets you tinker with pretty much everything. It also requires a password that’s not immediately obvious, but likewise, not tricky to work out!