How-to Install Latest Skype on Mageia 4 32/64bit Linux Step-by-Step Easy Guide

May 6th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Latest Skype 5.5.x Mageia Linux

Hello Mageia User! This Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Get Installed the Latest Skype 5.5+ for Linux Mageia 4 i686/x8664 KDE/Gnome Desktop.

Especially relevant: at the same time I’m also Illustrating here the Easiest Way of Installing the New Downloaded .rpm Packages with Dependencies on Mageia Linux.

And this technique is good to be Sure of Getting Installed always the latest Skype Release, but if that doesn’t matter therefore You can simply Install it by urpm Repos.

Skype is a Microsoft Software for Video chatting, making international calls, screen sharing, instant messaging and more.

Finally the content and details are expressly reduced to give Focus only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

Install Latest Skype 5.5.x on Mageia Linux - Featured
  1. Download Latest Skype 5.5.x for Fedora Linux:

    Skype 5.5.x for Fedora .rpm
  2. Open a Command Line Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Latest Skype 5.5.x on Mageia Linux - Open Terminal
  3. Installing Skype Dependencies

    cd $HOME/Downloads

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    urpmi libxscrnsaver-devel libxv-devel lib64alsa2-devel \
    libpng12-devel libqtdbus4 libqtwebkit2.2_4 libalsa-plugins-pulseaudio \
    libpulseaudio0 libpulsecommon5.0 libv4l-wrappers libv4l0 libwrap0 libjson2
  4. Installing Skype for Mageia

    rpm -i skype*.rpm --nodeps
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    Installing Chrome for Mageia

    Install Latest Skype 5.5.x on Mageia Linux - Login Window

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