[CentOS-docs] Proposed change to HowTos/Skype

Wed Jul 20 14:17:51 UTC 2011
Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com>

On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 7:10 AM, John Fettig <john.fettig at gmail.com> wrote:
> In the section for CentOS-5, it would be nice if the following
> alternative method for running Skype on CentOS-5 were presented:
> You can download a statically linked version of Skype which will work
> in CentOS-5 from
> http://download.skype.com/linux/skype_static-2.1.047.tar.bz2
> I think it's a little bit silly that the first recommendation for
> running skype on CentOS-5 is to install a new version of libstdc++!
> Hopefully the version I've linked to will remain available directly
> through skype's homepage, and if not, some public mirror will arise.
> If you want me to change this directly, my login is JohnFettig.  I
> would be happy if e.g. Akemi Yagi (amyagi at gmail.com) would add this
> info.

Ralph is the Wiki admin. He can give you edit right for that page.