Skype Beta 18.104.22.168 for Linux – Webcam WORKING!
Ugh – finally, after much backward and forward (even to the point I dragged out a Windows laptop) I’ve tracked down the issue which was stopping my embedded webcams (which otherwise works in all other applications) from working with the latest beta of Skype for Linux. The solution is this (thanks Ubuntu Forums): for 32-bit […]
Adding more functionality to Kubuntu 9.10 NBR
In a previous article, I covered off the installation of Kubuntu 9.10 (Karmic Koala) onto an aging, but much loved and reliable ASUS 701 EEE Netbook. In this entry, I will detail a few of the additional bits of functionality I’ve added to the already awesome Netbook Remix (NBR) of this latest OS drop. Topics […]
Now you see me – EEE Webcam *Fixed* (WinXP SP3)
In one of those spontaneous, but unexplained ‘Windows Weirdness’ events, my web cam on the EEE decided to cease working over the weekend. I found this out after (re)installing Skype under Windows XP. It had previously worked fine with the web cam under Ubuntu, the web cam *was* working fine from the WinXP nLite build, […]