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Old 02-03-2005, 10:18 AM   #1
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Skype installation

Hi !

I downloaded Skype for Linux Mandrake. When clicking on the rpm I get this message:

What is ?

How do I go on?
Old 02-03-2005, 10:25 AM   #2
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fire up urpmi/rpmdrake and look for g++-libs or something similar ( libstdc++ comes with g++ but due to the way mandrake splits packages it will probably be in some lib package somewhere).
Old 02-03-2005, 10:28 AM   #3
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I dont know exactly what it is ... but its a fail dependancy ... so you just need to install it to be able to install/run Skype.
To install it, just go to and look for it.
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install libstdc++, it's on your disks, or find it here:
Old 02-03-2005, 10:58 AM   #5
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Thanks to all of you !

I followed Calestar's advice and downloaded libstdc++6-3.4.1-4mdk.i586.rpm . When I installed it Mandrake said it was something wrong with the file, but it was installed anyway. Then I installed Skype.

Now Skype is working. I haven't tested everything in the program yet, but so far it seems to work fine.



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