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Skype for Linux

Posted on Monday, August 01 2005 @ 01:43:01 CEST by LSDsmurf

  • "Find dialog" in chat
  • no Start tab anymore –> new event panel
  • new voicemail icons in call list
  • echo123 is always seen as online user
  • Can't open URL in multichat window
  • sending message to someone who is using older version of skype - cosmetic
  • Missing Services section
  • Renaming groups - duplicated counter
  • file transfer: send-file — write permission
  • file transfer: send-file — inexact error dialog
  • Changing password — it was possible to enter illegal characters
  • inexact information dialog
  • Inexact dialog content when calling to paid number
  • Authorization request should contain Call button
  • incorrect order of buttons, if you send or receive a file
  • Can't interrupt third party in conference call
  • skype's network traffic is stopped, if presence is set to offline
  • proper header selections in multichat window
  • upsell msgs to VM/SI for non-subscribers
  • profile image file in /tmp not checked properly (thanks to Giovanni Delvecchio for reporting)
known issue:
  • some crash scenarios exist with Find in the Chat window — e.g. if an empty string is used, an emoticon is part of the string, or a formatted phone number is part of the string (like +44201234567)
  • a crash may occur if the chat window is closed while it is loading the history
  • the main window redrawing may be poor in some cases, the workaround is to disable the watermark

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