Most of us use the popular solution to voice calling on the internet, called Skype. However, there are very good alternatives available that work more or less hassle-free. They use SIP to allow you to have a similar set up like Skype, but only over the SIP protocol. One the the good SIP services is … Continue reading Use VoIP on Linux and your Android Phone – linphone and sipdroid
Download the Skype 4 rpm from the skype web site at this link http://www.skype.com/intl/en/get-skype/on-your-computer/linux/downloading.fedora. There is only the 32-bit version available. Therefore, the instructions below will apply to 32-bit or 64-bit Fedora Linux. To install Skype to your computer, run the following from the command line / shell: # yum localinstall skype-188.8.131.52-fedora.i586.rpm<enter> The advantage of … Continue reading Install Skype on Fedora Linux (32 bit and 64 bit versions)
Download skype # yum install qt-4.7.2-8.i686 qt-x11-4.7.2-8.fc15.i686 libXScrnSaver pavucontrol <enter> If your microphone does not work, try command below: $ alsamixer -c0 -Vcapture <enter> Adjust the Capture Volume Control using the cursor keys.
Skype allows you to make calls to toll-free numbers in certain countries for free. Use this feature to save money on long distance dialling.