video gtalk on empathy unable to connect to other computer that has windows

Asked by Bryan on 2010-10-03

using empathy i havent been able to web cam. i read that only gmail works. but when i try to web chat is says "Codec negotiation failed: There was no intersection between the remote codecs and the local one."

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2010-10-03
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2010-10-04
Omer Akram (om26er) said : #1

you have to install the required codecs. please install ubuntu-restricted-extras quit empathy and then try to call again. I hope that solve the problem

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