[Slackbuilds-users] skype on sw 12.2

Eric Hameleers eha at alienbase.nl
Sat Apr 24 11:54:59 UTC 2010

On Sat, 24 Apr 2010, wrodrigues wrote:

> On Sat, Apr 24, 2010 at 01:03:12PM +0700, Willy Sudiarto Raharjo wrote:
>>> The download link for skype is broken. The later version of skype is skype_static- which compiles and installs on Slackware 12.2 but gives Segmentation fault error when skype is run.
>> I think it uses newer QT (4.4.0). That's why it would broke in 12.2
>> Try the static version
> I tried the static version skype_static- which did not work. Unfortunately I am not able to get the earlier static version (skype_static-
> The slackbuild for skype from slackware 13 after compiling and installing gives the error "skype: error while loading shared libraries: libQtDBus.so.4: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory" after launching. So I assume that I need to use slackbuilds from 12.2 only.

I still have a skype_static- tarball in my repository on 


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