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Can not install skype in xubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am trying to install skype in xubuntu 14.04 64bit from here. I tried ubuntu 10.04 32bit and ubuntu 12.04(multiarch). In xubuntu 14.04 64bit for both cases it is showing broken package message. Could ...
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Skype cannot find libsqlite3.so.0

Skype fails to run: $ skype skype: error while loading shared libraries: libsqlite3.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory I tried reinstalling Skype (apt-get remove then ...
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Skype doesn't start on Ubuntu 12.04 x64

I'm working on Ubuntu 12.04 x64 and when I'm trying to run Skype there's following message in terminal: skype: error while loading shared libraries: libgstbase-0.10.so.0: cannot open shared object ...
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How to install Skype on 64bit Ubuntu 13.10 (broken dependencies)

I'm sure this is a duplicate candidate, but I have looked at the answer for 64bit 12.10, but it doesn't seem to work for my 13.10 installation. I have enabled 32bit architecture, ie. sudo dpkg ...
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How to install skype on ubuntu 13.10 64-bit? [duplicate]

Since there is no skype package in default repo, how can I install skype in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy 64-bit ?
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Installing skype on 64-bit breaks on dpkg --add-architecture i386

It is supposed to be easy process: sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ $(lsb_release -sc) partner" sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
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I tried to install Skype on 12.04 LTS 64-bit and ended up with a 32 bit kernel. Help?

I tried to install Skype on my 12.04 LTS 64-bit install using the documentation here. Details are below, the TL;DR version is as follows: The Skype install (I think) borked a video driver and ...
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Macbook air 4,1 camera and skype

I have a macbook air 4,1 running raring 13.04 I am trying to use skype to video chat, but when I do, the video seems to cut out after short amounts of time. It seems like the camera has just been ...
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64 bit - Ubuntu 13.04 Skype 4.2 can not install [duplicate]

I've been trying to download and install skype 4.2 on my PC for a long time, I have attempted many times but I have failed. The description of my computer is the following: Dual Booting with Windows ...
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uninstalled deb file shows up on menu

running ubuntu cinnamon 64-bit 13.04 and having an issue I haven't faced before. I recently installed and uninstalled skype using their deb package, but the .deb file keeps popping up on my menu ...
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How can I get Skype Video working on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit

I understand it requires, libv4l1 but I cannot get 32bit version for it, for some reason from apt-get. locate libv4l /usr/lib/vlc/plugins/access/libv4l2_plugin.so /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libv4l ...
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How to install lib32-libpulse on 64 bit Ubuntu system?

I have a problem with Skype. So I found that the solution to it is to install lib32-libpulse-4.0-1-x86_64.pkg.tar library. I found that I should install ia32-libs. So I installed it without any ...
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Skype 4.2.0.11 Crashes on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64bit During Video Call After Receiving IM

Having an issue with Skype crashing while in a video call when anyone sends me an IM. I can have a Skype video call without any problems for any duration just as long as I don't receive any IM's ...
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Skype does not use default Ambiance theme

I have installed Skype from Canonical Partner repository on my 64-bit Ubuntu system. Skype uses the Cleanlooks theme instead of the default Ambiance theme. How can I fix it?
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Skype on 64 bit has non default mouse cursor theme

I have installed Skype from Canonical Partner repository on my 64-bit Ubuntu system. When I hover the mouse over the Skype window, the mouse cursor theme changes from default white to black. How can ...
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How can I get Skype to work in Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit? [duplicate]

It worked before, but I reinstalled Ubuntu, and now I can't get it to run when I install it. It simply doesn't run. UPDATE: I found the solution here.
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Skype ports on Ubuntu 12.04.2 64 bit

I installed Skype by using the instructions in https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Skype i.e. sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ $(lsb_release -sc) partner" followed by sudo ...
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libGL.so.1: cannot open shared object and skype doesn't start [duplicate]

$ uname -a Linux homebook 3.8.0-17-generic #27-Ubuntu SMP Sun Apr 7 19:39:35 UTC 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux sudo find / -name libGL.so.1 /usr/lib32/nvidia-304/libGL.so.1 ...
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Skype segmentation fault ubuntu 13.04 [closed]

Skype (from depots and website) Crashes with : Erreur de segmentation (core dumped) Tried to reinstall, no .skype in my /home Maybe a clue : https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=154571 ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 x64: skype install - even through “partner” reps (held packages)

I've tried installing official web-site version, but it didn't install. Then I read throught some manuals and now I have partner section in Software Center > Software Sources, made ...
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Wrong architecture 'i386'

I have 64-bit Ubuntu (this is weird, because I can't install 64-bit Windows). I wanted to install Skype, but Ubuntu Software Center returns an error Wrong Architecture 'i386'. I tried to install other ...
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Can't install Skype In Ubuntu 64 bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unable to install Skype on 12.10 64bit I can't download skype, is skype currently not available for ubuntu linux 64bit 12.10? 1.dowload skype in official website ...
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Why does my skype crash?

Skype worked great since i installed it when OMG!Ubuntu! came with that this article. but randomly now it doesn't work. when i type skype into the terminal i get this: jeggy@jeggy-XPS:~$ skype ...
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Why does Update Manager install the i386 version of Skype on an AMD64 system?

Update manager just updated the skype-bin package. I was surprised to see that it is an i386 version and not the 64 bit version given that Skype is now multiarch. Can someone explain why? Does an ...
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ia32-lib package damaged!

Let me start by saying I have no idea what ia32-lib is but I hate it because it's apparently not working for me i know because I've been trying to install Skype for a month now and i have asked on ...
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Installing Skype on 12.10 64 bit causes errors

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 64bit (clean install) and updated it. After that i tried to install skype, and i get error that skype depends skype-bin, but it could not install it, and that there are ...
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Unable to install Skype on 64bit Ubuntu

I am receiving the following message while I am trying to install Skype: nidhin@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get update nidhin@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install skype Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Installing Skype on 12.04 64 bit causes errors [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fixing Broken Packages Hi there I am trying to install Skype through apt-get but I am having some trouble. The Skype package depends on skype-bin which is not found in ...
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Can't install Skype because of 'ia32-libs-multiarch' several dependencies

I'm trying to install Skype in 12.04LTS. It fails to install from the Software Center, complains about skype-bin being a virtual package. skype-bin fails to install from apt-get, requires ia32-libs. ...
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Skype installation fails, cannot install ia32-libs

When I try to install it from the Software Center, it displays an error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: skype: Depends: skype-bin but it is a virtual package Running sudo apt-get ...
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Can't install Skype on 12.04 64-bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Skype on 12.04 x64 does not start even after purging and reinstalling it I've tried many different ways: I downloaded the file from the Skype website, which returned ...
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How can i install Skype without ia32-libs?

How can I Install Skype without ia32-libs? The libraries provided by ia32-libs crash my 64-bit "Second Life" game.
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Webcam not working in skype

Both of my webcams work in cheese on 11.10 & 12.04 ok. Skype recognizeses the cameras but will not show any output when I click on test video. Yet my friend's machine which uses a Philips ...
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Skype on 12.04 x64 does not start even after purging and reinstalling it

I am wondering if there's anyone here who managed to use Skype on 12.04. It used to work (ever since I first tried Ubuntu 10.04) flawlessly, but after upgrading to 12.04, it just doesn't start. If I ...
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Skype core dump

I got this issue after upgrading to 12.04 from 11.10: sometimes, it is not clear what trigger the problem, i start skype and I got this: :~$ skype Segmentation fault (core dumped) If I uninstall ...
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How to properly install Skype on 11.10 64bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Skype? I wanted to install Skype on my fresh Ubuntu 11.10. I'm running on a 64 bit machine. When I go to the software center I only find skype:i386 but ...
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How do I get a SPC 300nc working on a 64-bit system?

It seems that this solution to webcam problems in Ubuntu 11.10 doesn't work in the 64 bit version. If i run the following command: "LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype" ...
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Skype fails to start after installation from downloaded deb package

i installed skype wiht the amd64.deb file that i downloaded from skype.com but when i click it via dash it wont start. after that i tried it from the gnome-terminal i get this i have a dutch Ubuntu i ...
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Skype throws a symbol lookup error after upgrade to 11.10

Upgraded to 11.10 and Skype is no longer working. I get the following error: skype: symbol lookup error: skype: undefined symbol: _ZN5QFile3mapExxNS_14MemoryMapFlagsE Tried both downloading from ...
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skype: error while loading shared libraries: libXss.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

I am using ubuntu 11.10 64bit, skype was working however after running sudo apt-get autoremove skype is throwing skype: error while loading shared libraries: libXss.so.1: cannot open shared object ...
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How to make the Webcam work on a Toshiba Satelite l300? [closed]

Skype Beta 2 on ubuntu 10.10 64 bit, How do I make the Webcam work on Toshiba Satellite l300. Also I cannot add contacts