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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

Maintainers: About Maintainership

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Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works

  • The installer
  • Signing in
  • Chat
  • File transfer
  • Split skype into two windows

What does not

  • Video/audio calls
  • Maximize/minimize window

Workarounds

What was not tested

  • Anything sound relate

Hardware tested

Graphics:

  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Skype starts with a lot of error messages, and it is totally unusable.

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 
CurrentUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 26 20091.1.32Yes Yes Garbagevalentin s 
ShowUbuntu 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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