Mikkel L. Ellertson mellertson at
Tue Nov 15 04:51:34 UTC 2011

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On 11/14/2011 10:45 PM, Marko Vojinovic wrote:
> On Monday 14 November 2011 20:40:34 Mike Dwiggins wrote:
>> On 11/14/2011 8:33 PM, Mike Dwiggins wrote:
>>> On 11/14/2011 8:28 PM, Ed Greshko wrote:
>>>> On 11/15/2011 11:13 AM, Mike Dwiggins wrote:
>>>>> Anyone know where the config files for Skype are located?
>>>>> I have it installed on F14 _64 and it will not start up so I am
>>>>> guessing it is a configuration problem but, I cannot find the
>>>>> config files.>> 
>>>> In an older install....  The files are in ~/.Skype
>>>> FWIW, have you tried to start skype from a command line?  This often
>>>> reveals more information.
>>> The only listing for Skype I can find is the .rpm used to install.
>>> Trying to start caused a error that does not exist.  So I
>>> will go try to get that.
>> Follow up I did a yum info for and got a no info found.
>>   Any clues?
> It's a library, not a package. You can find which package contains that library 
> by
>   yum whatprovides */
> although it's not important. You can simply
>   yum install
> and yum will figure out which package to install. After that Skype will 
> complain about a couple more of such libraries, so rinse&repeat until you 
> satisfy all its dependencies. After that it will work.
> Also, local skype files are (still) in ~/.Skype, but that's not the problem. 
> ;-)
> HTH, :-)
> Marko
Are you sure that would work? Because the OP is running a 64 bit
system, wouldn't it try to install the 64 bit version of the library?

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