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Linux Part 20: Install Skype

Hi dears,

This is the part 1 of the Main Linux Agenda to become a SAP Consultant expert enjoying Linux features in our machines or laptops.

Context: for SAP consultants this is an important topic, because this are the complementary tools that we need in our operating systems, so in this real example i show you how to Install Skype to let you be in contact with customers, interviews or SAP friends, for example.

 

Install Skype

Now we are going to show how o

1. Download skype for linux:

https://www.skype.com/es/get-skype/

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2. Install the application Alien to convert files .rpm to .deb:

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3. Find the skype file, to use Alien application to convert .rpm to .deb:

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4. Skype was successfully installed:

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5. The files that we used here are shown:

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6. Commands to use in synthesis:


sudo apt-get install alien dpkg-dev build-essential debhelper

ls

cd Descargas

ls

sudo alien skypeforlinux-64.rpm


sudo dpkg -i skypeforlinux_8.55.0.141-2_amd64.deb

References:

1. Follow it just to install Alien app and to convert .rpm: https://www.taringa.net/+linux/instalar-paquetes-rpm-en-ubuntu-linux-mint_12yzcr

2. To install .deb file, with sudo solution: https://askubuntu.com/questions/233378/how-do-i-become-a-superuser

 

 

 

Thank you for your attention and if you have more information to complement this knowledge, please share it into the commentaries section!!!…

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