[ubuntu-uk] Skype 2.0 beta
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Sun Feb 10 13:55:13 GMT 2008
>>> Is it still using a proprietary protocol?
> To be honest, even if it were using an open protocol such as VOIP-SIP,
> Skype would be unlikely to get much of the Linux market. For calling
> landlines, Skype is very expensive
True, but no-one uses Skype to call landlines (well on-one I know
anyway), it's all these Windows types I know out there who use it for
free web cam chats, that mean I have to run it...
I've had a voip hard phone for years, but no-one else I know has one
(including the techs), as most of them have mobiles which have hundreds
of free cross-network minutes included. So why mess about with
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