Save it as skype4.2 in /usr/bin and give it execute permissions. Create a link to the desktop of /usr/bin/skype4.2 to launch it. Test skype4.2 by launching it clicking on the desktop link.
If your webcam does not work in skype install v4l-utils for your puppy. In precise you find v4l-utils in ubuntu repository. For slacko 5.5 you find v4l-utils to:
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In case this is helpful to users using older puppies - skype 188.8.131.52 works in slacko-533 and also in akita. You don't need to install qt4 as an extra with this one. I presume it, or whatever version of qt it uses, is statically built in. _________________ Non enim propter gloriam, diuicias aut honores pugnamus set propter libertatem solummodo quam Nemo bonus nisi simul cum vita amittit.