Sunday, May 23, 2010

Ubutu: How to install skype via repository

Skype is a proprietary software to allow make calls from pc to phone over internet. For installing the skype add the following in software sources,

In terminal

sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

After open the file add the following line

deb http://download.skype.com/linux/repos/debian/ stable non-free

Save and exit.

In terminal For authentication key type the following.

sudo apt-key adv --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys 0xd66b746e

Then

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install skype

Now the voip programme skype is installed in ubutnu.

Go to System->Administration->Software sources->Other software



For authentication key

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