Is it possible to communicate with skype?
hanksmith4 at earthlink.net
Wed Jan 4 20:45:50 UTC 2006
can you paste in the article?
you have to pay to read the article and I aint paying just for this one
I can't get to the article it seems with out paying for the subscription to
----- Original Message -----
From: "Per Sjoholm" <Per.T.Sjoholm at flysta.net>
To: "Linux for blind general discussion" <blinux-list at redhat.com>
Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 11:57 AM
Subject: Re: Is it possible to communicate with skype?
> Maybe this article can give some help
> Build a Linux-Based Skype Server for Your Home Phone System
> See Linux Journal issue 141 January 2006
> Brent Harding wrote:
>> If I redownload an old version of skype from somewhere, maybe
>> oldversion.com, will it still work? I'm thinking of going net-based
>> instead of cable for long distance calls and going with a cheap line for
>> local so that I can still save money by downgrading my TV package. What
>> is accessible and cheap like skype for PC to phone? Only thing I know of
>> is going to involve buying some device to hook my phone into and put
>> inside a machine running linux and asterisk. I have my old machine still
>> here that I intend to use linux and speakup on, but heard that software
>> is a bear to configure. It seems that yahoo and aim need the graphic
>> thing filled out to get phone on there, and I don't think msn does phone
>> at all, windows messenger in XP.
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "mlang" <mlang at teleweb.at>
>> To: "Linux for blind general discussion" <blinux-list at redhat.com>
>> Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 6:02 AM
>> Subject: Re: Is it possible to communicate with skype?
>>> coscell at mail.batol.net writes:
>>>> Nowadays skype is still not accessible for us. But is there any way to
>>>> communicate with our friends whom used skype by using our console
>>> No, Skype, using a proprietary protocol, does not
>>> allow for any other apps than Skype itself to use their network...
>>> Its part of their bussiness model.
>>> Forget about skype, use SIP or H323 of even CallManager or
>>> whatever. There are plenty of free VoIP protocols around.
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