No body seems to notice my querry for voice in gutsy 64 bit!

Jonathan Hudson jh+ubuntu at
Sat Nov 3 11:29:34 UTC 2007

On Sat, 03 Nov 2007 10:38:18 +0000
Jonathan Hudson <jh+ubuntu at> wrote:

> On Sat, 3 Nov 2007 07:53:11 +0530
> "Ashfaq Shaikh" <ashfaq.s76 at> wrote:

> > My machine is AMD 64 bit, my Gutsy is 64 bit, I am happy with all other
> > things and features, but I need voice messengers like, yahoo, Google talk to
> > work in Gutsy.
> > 

> Gizmo works on AMD64 if you install it manually (dpkg)  with
> --force-architecture and have any dependent ia32-libs installed.
> SIP based options include ekiga, wengophone, and twinkle. 

If you download the deb from the gizmo site, as root:

# dpkg -i --force-architecture gizmo-project_3.1.0.78_libstdc++6_i386.deb
# sudo /sbin/ldconfig

Now gizmo should work (it does here) on x64_86 (assuming you have the other ia32-libs installed).


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