Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Videocall VoIP Webcam Chat

For using Video Chat over different continents you need
under Ubuntu 10.04 following steps:

– buy a older used good Webcam Logitech Fusion (UVC-Driver-Webcam)
– go to Skype Homepage install Skype Beta for 8.10 (working on 10.04 too)
– plugin Webcam
– install skype-deb paket #sudo apt-get install skype-ubuntu-intrepid_2.1.0.81-1_i386.deb
– login to skype if you have a account, if not register at skype for free

..have fun..out of the box Webcam Chat works out of the box!

(This was a big problem of older ubuntu/debian versions, cause i can’t
phone to other countries)

..now Windows is replaced for ever..

Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Videocall VoIP Webcam Chat Skype

For using Video Chat over different continents you need
under Ubuntu 10.04 following steps:

  1. buy a older used good Webcam Logitech Fusion (UVC-Driver-Webcam)
  2. go to Skype Homepage install Skype Beta for 8.10 (working on 10.04 too)
  3. plugin Webcam
  4. install skype-deb paket #sudo apt-get install skype-ubuntu-intrepid_2.1.0.81-1_i386.deb
  5. login to skype if you have a account, if not register at skype for free

..have fun..out of the box Webcam Chat works out of the box!

(This was a big problem of older ubuntu/debian versions, cause i can’t
phone to other countries)