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Old 11-30-2013, 04:35 AM   #1
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Skype direct Callto from bash script or from chromium?


I have tried from a bash script:

pkill skype
sleep 1s
skype "callto://echo123"
but this does not call anyone.

maybe other techniques may be applied?=

    <a href="skype:echo123?call">Click</a> (make a call to echo123)                                                                                                          
                       It will work provided the visitor have Skype installed.                                                                                                                  
   up vote 7 down vote You can find all the options and an alternative javascript to redirect the user to download skype is he/she does not have Skype installed.                               


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