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From: Joerg Gollnick <gentoo102004@...>
Subject: Re: Skype doesn't work as user
Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2005 21:36:33 +0100
Am Samstag 19 November 2005 19:23 schrieb Luigi Pinna:
> Hello!
> I tried to use skype but it doesn't work
> If I use it as root I read it from console:
> skype
> No running artsd or esd found
> Starting skype without sound daemon
> ==========================================
> and it works.
> If I use my user (root is only in a root console, no root session), I 
> read:
> skype
> Running artsd found
> Starting artsd wrapped skype
> ==========================================
> Running wrapped Skype failed, trying not-wrapped mode...
> ==========================================
> and the program doesn't work!
> 
> What must I do?
> Thanks a lot,
> Luigi
> -- 
> Public key GPG(0x073A0960) on http://keyserver.linux.it/
> 
Hello Luigi,
give /opt/skype/skype.bin a try. 
It worked for me. 
But it needs a couple of second to start skype.
Best regards Joerg
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