[PC-BSD Testing] Skype video is vorking?

Lars Engels lars.engels at 0x20.net
Wed Feb 12 04:37:09 PST 2014

On Fri, Feb 07, 2014 at 01:19:18PM -0500, Ken Moore wrote:
> You can just install the skype package and the video worked for me.
> The main thing I noticed (and that I remember from previously) is that 
> you need the 2.1 version of skype (the "skype" package), while the 2.2 
> version (the "skype-devel" package) has more issues with it.
> Just try running "pkg install skype" and it should work for you. Of 
> course, your mileage may vary depending on your webcam and other hardware.
> We should also have a PBI for skype coming out here soon. I built a 
> testing file with EasyPBI and it seemed to work just fine, I am just 
> waiting on the official/signed PBI to put into the AppCafe.
> On 02/07/2014 12:52, Vladimir Vasilenko wrote:
> > Hello, if Skype is installed from ports that video will works ?
> >
> > Best regards.

Ken, I don't think you can bundle Skype. Its Makefile has:

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