[ubuntu-us-ma] Trouble with Pidgin-skype plugin in Natty
ka1cey at gmail.com
Mon May 16 23:09:51 UTC 2011
Thanks for your reply! Not sure mine is a sound issue, per-se. I think
something is odd with the communication between Skype and the protocol
plugin. The audio sounds ok when I connect to the Skype echo test number.
On 05/16/2011 07:04 PM, Algot Runeman wrote:
> On 05/16/2011 06:34 PM, Dave Hunt wrote:
>> Hi, all!
>> I recently upgraded to Natty and installed Skype, Pidgin, and the
>> subject plugin, all from the official repositories. I am able to
>> make Skype calls and, sometimes, be heard. When my recipient picks
>> up, I also get a dialogue asking me to accept or reject, as if the
>> call were in-coming. When someone tries calling me, I get the ring
>> and in-coming call dialogue. When I choose "accept", the call does
>> not get answered. In an exchange of Skype text messages, I can see
>> my messages in the conversation window, but not those from the other
>> party. Is there something I haven't set up right? This arrangement
>> works in all Ubuntu versions up to and including Maverick. I cannot
>> access Skype without this protocol plugin, since Orca screen reader
>> does not work with QT4 objects.
>> Thanks for any help,
>> Dave Hunt
> Sorry, no solution for you, but add that I'm having sound issues, too.
> Amarok won't play sound through my USB headphones, and microphone on
> headphone only works some time. It sounds like something generally
> funny with Phonon in Natty (11.04).
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