Re: Skype - Kazaa

From: Ruel Smith (Big Daddy) (noway_at_nowhere.com)
Date: 02/08/04

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    on Sun February 8 2004 12:58 pm, Mathew Snyder decided to enlighten us with:

    >>>SUSE 9.0 works fine except that I can't talk with my family members and
    >>>friends. They all use SKYPE to talk and KAZAA for file sharing. Is there
    >>>anything that is compatible?
    >>
    >>
    >> No, both use proprietary software, servers, protocol but Limewire uses
    >> the Gnutell network and runs under Linux for P2P. You could try running
    >> them under Wine.

    > Poster doesn't need wine for Limewire. There is a Linux version.

    You misunderstood my post. I meant that if he needed to run SKYPE or KAZAA,
    he could try running them under Wine. I gave Limewire as one that works
    under Linux.

    -- 
    Big Daddy Ruel Smith
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      2:32pm  up  15:03,  2 users,  load average: 0.19, 0.31, 0.25
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