This may possibly work for you (untested):
26-04-2013 15:08 - edited 26-04-2013 15:09
This may possibly work for you (untested):LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libv4l/v4l1comp
Thanks a lot. Worked for me y):
27-04-2013 15:05 - edited 27-04-2013 15:06
same for me kubuntu 13.04 64bit amd driver (v 13.4).....
Same here, updated to Kubuntu 13.04 64bit, HP Pavilion dv7, my graphics is AMD, and I get the same :
Segmentation fault (core dumped)
with : skype-184.108.40.206
27-04-2013 22:19 - edited 27-04-2013 22:20
Its graphic driver I have amd driver installed. I tried to remove amd driver and install opensource driver http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubuntu_Natty_Inst
... does anyone have any idea how getting skype working with amd driver?
There are a few workarounds floating around in various forums and bug reports. Personally I prefer a simple script in ~/bin. Hopefully that works with amd driver.
Thanks I tried it but unfortunately it didn't work...still no skype
Ok... Actually it has been reported to work on amd drivers. What if you just do
in a terminal window? You may also want to try this variant: