Re: Skype on x86_64
On 09/23/2011 08:15 PM, /dev/ammo42 wrote:
>> I just built Skype using the skype SlackBuild script on my x86_64
>> system, but the skype package is an i486 package.
>> Can I install this on my stock x86_64 system, or do I need to install
>> some sort of compatibility stuff first?
> The default Slackware64 installation doesn't include the multilib
> libraries necessary to run x86 programs.
> You need either:
> -A Slackware32 chroot
> -A set of multilib libraries, which you can get/build for example at
And if you are going with the multilib option, heres a minimal list of
dependancies that skype needs:
These replace original packages (upgradepkg):
And these you can just installpkg, they do not replace anything: