How to install Skype in Ubuntu Karmic?
September 13, 2010 by taufanlubis
Skype for Ubuntu Karmic is still not available when I write this article but you still can use Skype 2.1 Beta 2 for Linux for (Ubuntu 8.10/ intrepid) installer to run skype in your Karmic.
First download the skype installer.
Go to: http://www.skype.com/intl/en/get-skype/on-your-computer/linux/.
If you have skype account already you can login directly, otherwise you have to register it first.
Click skype version for Ubuntu based on your processor. It’s available for 32bit and 64 bit.
I choose 32 bit because I use this processor in my laptop.
Downloading in process.
Downloading process is done.
Click the skype package file installer, press Right-mouse-button and choose ‘Open with GDebi Package Installer‘.
You will get installation menu. Click ‘Install Package‘ button to start the process.
Installation is in process.
Installation process is finished.
To run skype, select Application > Internet > Skype , in Ubuntu main menu.
Skype is running.