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Old 09-18-2007, 11:04 PM   #1
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Cant Install skype


hey guys i have downloaded the package skype for ubuntu but there were errors, i tried to install on the terminal and i get this error

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The following packages have unmet dependencies:
skype: Depends: libasound2 (> 1.0.12) but 1.0.10-2ubuntu4 is to be installed
Depends: libc6 (>= 2.3.6-6) but 2.3.6-0ubuntu20.5 is to be installed
Depends: libgcc1 (>= 1:4.1.1-12) but 1:4.0.3-1ubuntu5 is to be installed
Depends: libqt4-core (>= 4.2.1) but it is not going to be installed
Depends: libqt4-gui (>= 4.2.1) but it is not going to be installed
Depends: libstdc++6 (>= 4.1.1-12) but 4.0.3-1ubuntu5 is to be installed

E: Broken packages
but all of those are already installed.
 
Old 09-18-2007, 11:15 PM   #2
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Your best bet is to install Skype via the package manager APT/Synaptic etc.

That would take care of all the dependencies for you.

 
Old 09-19-2007, 03:13 AM   #3
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Another good method to obtain skype work is download the static package.
Yes is much big but it's works on every distro linux without problem on dependencies.

Bye Alessandro
 
  


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