Latest Skype 5.5.x Quick-Start on Deepin Linux
Hello Deepin User! This Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Get Installed the Latest Skype 5.5+ for Deepin i386/amd64 Linux+GNU Desktop.
Especially relevant: at the same time I’m also Illustrating here the Easiest Way of Installing the New Downloaded .deb Packages with Dependencies on Deepin Linux.
This is a General Way to Get Always freshly installed the Latest Skype Release, sure that some times You should Achieve the same result by an Apt PPA…
Open a Terminal Shell Emulator
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Download Latest Skype 5.5.x for Debian Linux:Skype 5.5.x for Debian .deb
Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer
If Not there then:
sudo apt-get install gdebi
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
Access the Target location
(Usually Downloads go in the Home folder or the Temporary directory /tmp)
Or when downloaded with Firefox maybe:
To Verify that it’s there List the contents with:
sudo gdebi ./skype*.deb