[PC-BSD Testing] Newer Skype option?

Ken Moore ken at pcbsd.org
Fri Sep 14 03:46:30 PDT 2012


On 09/14/2012 02:34, N V wrote:
> Hi.
>
> Are yout talking about 2.1.0.81? Well, possibly it's the particular case: I've
> got this version of Skype from ports on the FreeBSD. And it works with the
> webcam. Well. Can we add it as Skype-(test|beta|devel) to the pbidir?
>
> On 13 сентября 2012 19:09:20 Kris Moore wrote:
>> On 09/12/2012 22:09, Michael Dexter wrote:
>>> Hello all,
>>>
>>> While testing... I see that the Skype is version 2.0 as I recall.
>>>
>>> Is there any option with compat_linux or something to support a newer
>>> version?
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> Michael
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>> Not at the moment :( There is a slightly newer version in ports, but it
>> doesn't work with webcams on BSD, so we are still stuck with the older
>> version, until somebody fixes up the linuxulator support.
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Skype 2.1.0.81 is the current version of the PBI's available in the AppCafe.
We have a version 2.2.x available on the build server, but as Kris said, 
it doesn't work properly with webcams and such.

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~~ Ken Moore ~~
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