Allegedly, on or about 06 June 2014, Robert Moskowitz sent:
So I have Skype on a f20 i686 system and actually USED it for a
business call. I then quited Skype.
But later I was looking into some things on the system and found that
Skype still had a process running. I could not find it on the Gnome
desktop anywhere, so I just killed the process. But I should be able
to do this 'more normally'?
How did you quit it? Just close the window, or use the quit item in its
If you just close the window, it stays running so it can accept a call,
or make new ones. Though, usually, you see an icon in the system tray
(or your desktop's equivalent), showing that it's still running, some
desktops don't have one that's compatible with its way of thinking.
[tim@localhost ~]$ uname -rsvp
Linux 3.9.10-100.fc17.x86_64 #1 SMP Sun Jul 14 01:31:27 UTC 2013 x86_64
All mail to my mailbox is automatically deleted, there is no point
trying to privately email me, I will only read messages posted to the
George Orwell's '1984' was supposed to be a warning against tyranny, not
a set of instructions for supposedly democratic governments.