skype replacement

Boris Samorodov bsam at
Thu Mar 29 15:47:25 UTC 2007

On Wed, 28 Mar 2007 19:44:58 -0700 Andriy Babiy wrote:

> Since skype requires some i386 binary, it doesn't build on amd64.

Where did you manage to get the sources?
Why didn't you give a try to use the port (/usr/ports/net/skype)?
It works just fine at amd64 (COMPAT_IA32 and COMPAT_LINUX32
should be used for kernel configuration).

> Could you advise me on what is available as a replacement? What program do 
> you use to implement p2p voice connection on amd64 machine?
> Thank you in advance.

Boris Samorodov (bsam)
Research Engineer, Telephone & Internet SP
FreeBSD committer, The Power To Serve

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