Upgrading skype for Linux

Asked by John on 2009-12-05

Trying to upgrade skype 2.0 to skype 2.1 for Linux. The installer will not overwrite the old version and don't know how to uninstall the old thinking it may install?

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2009-12-05
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2011-08-19
Omer Akram (om26er) said : #1

just install this previous version will be upgraded. btw skype 2.1 is beta

Omer Akram (om26er) said : #2
franco SaccĂ  (franksacca) said : #3

Per avviare Skype ed avere una visualizzazione corretta e non capovolta, debbo digitare da terminale la seguente stringa:
LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype
volendo creare una icona d'avvio per evitare di scrivere la stringa tutte le volte, cosa debbo fare??

Grazie Frank

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