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Skype

The Windows version of Skype 4.1 series client.

Application Details:

Version: 4.1.x
License: Free to use
URL: http://www.skype.com
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.1.40

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Test Results

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What works

The installer and signing in.

What does not

Doing anything after the main window pops up.

Workarounds

What was not tested

Chatting, video/audio calls.

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

For once, the installer works. After it's installed, Skype will not work for normal use but it will run. You'll get several errors about "missing functions" and the like.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 06 20101.1.40Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 26 20091.1.32Yes Yes Garbagevalentin s 
CurrentUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 17 20091.1.31Yes Yes BronzeRyan 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes

Native version available
There is a native Linux version of Skype available at the official Skype website.

Also you can use Skype for a web browser.

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