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From: Serghei Amelian <serghei@××××.ro>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] Gnome 3 instant messaging
Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2012 00:04:02
Message-Id: 201203212346.39189.serghei@thel.ro
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] Gnome 3 instant messaging by "Canek Peláez Valdés"
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/ -- Serghei

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Re: [gentoo-desktop] Gnome 3 instant messaging "Canek Peláez Valdés" <caneko@×××××.com>