hai , should v need Internet for using Ekiga

Asked by username27 on 2008-12-26

hai ,
i want to use a soft client in LAN which can be used for voice and video calls.Is ther any application? I think ekiga supports this..bt i am nt sure whether it function without internet? is Ekiga works without internet ? (i dont like NetMeeting for my use )

thanx in advance
Krish

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Yannick Defais
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2008-12-26
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Best Yannick Defais (sevmek) said : #1

Hi,

Yes Ekiga does work without internet. For this feature it uses the Avahi software. Discovery of other Ekiga users in the LAN is automatic. Text, audio and video is supported in this mode as well as for the internet.

see:
http://wiki.ekiga.org/index.php/Avahi

username27 (krishanth27) said : #2

Thanks Yannick Defais, that solved my question.