I use Ubuntu 16.04
I want to install Skype for Linux through the console.
Is it possible?
If I try to install via Software Installer, it closes automatically.
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You can download Skype on official website. They have two versions: DEB and RPM. Link to download - Skype for Linux
sudo apt install apt-transport-https
Download key GPG key:
curl https://repo.skype.com/data/SKYPE-GPG-KEY | sudo apt-key add -
Add Skype to the list of Apt repositories:
echo "deb https://repo.skype.com/deb stable main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/skypeforlinux.list
Install Skype for Linux:
sudo apt update sudo apt install skypeforlinux