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15 Jan 15 Instal Skype in Xubuntu 14.10 LTS

Unfortunately there is no .deb installation for Skype under XUbuntu that I know of. The best I found is to install the support of 32Bit environment and then install the standard 32 Bit skype as follows:
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sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
sudo add-apt-repository "deb // $(lsb_release -sc) partner"
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install skype

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    thanks! works ok in Xubuntu 14.1

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    many thanks! works fine on xubuntu 14.04

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