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Old 05-22-2013, 07:34 PM   #1
adwait2506
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Problems with installing Skype on Centos 6.4


Hi

I am new to centos and have been trying to install skype but getting difficulties. I have gone through multiple forums and websites but didnt work for me. Can we get a skype rpm package that can be installed directly. I have been trying to do it from terminal.

I have followed the install process given on
http://www.if-not-true-then-false.co...ific-linux-sl/

but having issues. any help will be appreciated.
 
Old 05-23-2013, 12:00 PM   #2
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Hi there,

I have Fedora 18 (which is very similar to CentOS). I just successfully downloaded and installed skype via rpm. What types of issues are you experiencing?

I downloaded the skype rpm from here --> http://www.skype.com/en/download-skype/skype-for-linux/. I used a basic rpm installation approach like so: sudo rpm -ivh skype-4.2.0.11-fedora.i586.rpm

Please let me know how far you got along...

Kevin

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Old 05-23-2013, 01:57 PM   #3
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What issues are you having? Some output will help identify the issue.
 
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Old 05-23-2013, 02:56 PM   #4
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Here are some Centos/Red Hat packages
http://pkgs.org/search/?keyword=skyp...name&distro=82
 
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Old 06-13-2013, 05:57 AM   #5
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Hi All,

Sorry for the late reply. Have not been able to try this as have been away had checked the replies and really appreciate all the help.

Good news is I have successfully installed skype now and working fine but now I am trying to get the video working. Any help will be much appreciated.

Thanks
Adwait
 
  


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