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To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Reggia: [gentoo-desktop] Gnome 3 instant messaging
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2012 09:06:02
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skype-open-source.blogspot.com/
Il giorno 21/mar/2012 22:52, "Canek Peláez Valdés" <caneko@×××××.com> ha
scritto:

> On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 3:46 PM, Serghei Amelian <serghei@××××.ro> wrote: > > On Wednesday 21 March 2012 23:28:11 Canek Peláez Valdés wrote: > >> On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 3:21 PM, Serghei Amelian <serghei@××××.ro> > wrote: > >> > On Wednesday 21 March 2012 23:13:07 Canek Peláez Valdés wrote: > >> > [...] > >> > > >> >> > Is it possible to get skype into this as well? > >> >> > >> >> No, and I don't think it will ever be possible. Skype uses a > >> >> proprietary protocol, and (AFAIK), there are not 3rd-party clients > for > >> >> it. > >> > > >> > Actually... http://developer.skype.com/public/skypekit > >> > >> I had heard about it; but I haven't heard anything about a different > >> Linux client for Skype that the one provided by Skype. Do you know > >> about any? I would love to have a GTK+ client for Skype (Skype it's > >> the only application that I [seldom] use that uses Qt). > >> > >> Regards. > > > > Hmm, not exactly. Check this plugin for libpurple (used by Pidgin): > > http://code.google.com/p/skype4pidgin/ > > Ouch, that sucks. You still need Skype running; what I wanted was not > to install Qt, not having it "hidden". > > Now that Skype is owned by Microsoft, I'm pretty sure will never see > an independent native 3rd-party client on Linux. > > Regards. > -- > Canek Peláez Valdés > Posgrado en Ciencia e Ingeniería de la Computación > Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México > >