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Skype 2.1.0.47 and Skype 2.0.0.72
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hayagix

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PostPosted: Sat 23 Jan 2010, 14:02    Post subject:  

Skype video works fine on both Acers I have. A little netbook and an Aspire 8730G.

New Skype beta just released. 2.1.0.81
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PostPosted: Sat 23 Jan 2010, 19:29    Post subject:  

Do you have the Crystal Eye Webcam?

If not, perhaps yours uses a different driver.

Is that Beta Skype available via a Puppy PET?

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DMcCunney

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PostPosted: Sun 24 Jan 2010, 15:02    Post subject: Re: didn't work for me  

Wabikasabi wrote:
Hi, I use Puppy 215CE Final and Skype Skype 2.0.0.63 Final does not work.
When I type "skype" in the console i get this error:
Quote:
skype: /usr/lib/libstdc++.so.6: version `CXXABI_1.3.1' not found (required by skype)
skype: /usr/lib/libstdc++.so.6: version `GLIBCXX_3.4.4' not found (required by skype)

But the "libstdc++.so.6.0.3" is installed.

Does libstdc++.so.6 exist?

If it doesn't, open a terminal window, cd to /usr/lib, and enter
Code:

ln -s libstdc++.so.6.0.3 libstdc++.so.6

to create a symlink with the required name. If libstdc++.so.6 doesn't exist, you're probably getting a problem because Skype is looking for that specific library name.

If libstdc++.so.6 does exist, you may need a more recent version of the library, as the symbols Skype is looking for aren't defined in the one you have.
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hayagix

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PostPosted: Sun 24 Jan 2010, 15:47    Post subject:  

I know for sure the 8730G has the cyrstal eye cam and I'm pretty sure the netbook is the same. There may be various models of such although nothing is specified other than crystal eye.

I don't think anyone has offered a pet but I'm using the static version in another distro and it works fine. Static version should be ok in Puppy too.

http://www.skype.com/download/skype/linux/choose/
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PostPosted: Sun 24 Jan 2010, 22:31    Post subject:  

A Puppy version isn't listed:

* Ubuntu 8.10+ 32-bit
Ubuntu 8.10+ 64-bit
* Debian Lenny

* Fedora 10+
* OpenSUSE 11+
* Dynamic
Static

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thefixer


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PostPosted: Sat 21 Aug 2010, 02:05    Post subject: wtf  

This version on 4.3.1 and guess what...

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PostPosted: Sat 21 Aug 2010, 11:51    Post subject:  

A quick search using http://startpage.com found this:

YouTube - ‪Installing skype in puppy linux 4.3.1
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Vg3ujv0BJg

Skype 2.1 is a SFS here:
http://users.tpg.com.au/01micko/01mickos_puppystuff.html

I think it is set up for Puppy Lucid 5.1, not sure if it will work in 4.3.1

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smokey01


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PostPosted: Sat 21 Aug 2010, 17:14    Post subject:  

http://www.smokey01.com/01micko/lucid/skype_static-2.1.0.81.pet is working fine here in lupu 5.1
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01micko


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PostPosted: Sat 21 Aug 2010, 17:35    Post subject:  

smokey01 wrote:
http://www.smokey01.com/01micko/lucid/skype_static-2.1.0.81.pet is working fine here in lupu 5.1


Yep, and I tested on 431 and some quirky builds.. http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=413622#413622

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tide

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PostPosted: Wed 25 Aug 2010, 16:32    Post subject:  

Mmmh I'd like to try the skype pet but what password do I need to download it?
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PostPosted: Wed 25 Aug 2010, 17:19    Post subject:  

Username: puppy
Password: linux

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PostPosted: Thu 26 Aug 2010, 15:55    Post subject:  

Cheers! Installed pet without problems, green light and go. Rebooted but unfortunately Skype doesn't work. Seems the issue mentioned earlier hasn't been resolved. Though I did get past the EULA screen by very quickly clicking the "accept" button I'm just not fast enough to enter my username and password. Everything disappears in no time. Should I try an earlier version or does it run via WINE?
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PostPosted: Thu 26 Aug 2010, 17:09    Post subject:  

Try booting from a live CD then install Skype and try it again.

Do not create a save file and see if this works. If it does then this probably means there are some problem files or directory from a previous install.

You could also try running Skype from a terminal window which may show you the error.

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oui

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PostPosted: Wed 29 Sep 2010, 18:15    Post subject:  

Hi

Skype-Debian 2.1.0.81 require the libQtDBus.so.4

Is this lib available in a Puppy-pet?

if yes, download url?
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PostPosted: Wed 29 Sep 2010, 18:18    Post subject:  

http://www.puppylinux.ca/tpp/ttuuxxx/Libs/

Username:puppy
Password:linux

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