Joakim Fogelberg wrote:
On Fri, Jan 16, 2009 at 11:09 PM, Beech Rintoul <> wrote:
What are the premissions of /usr/local/share/skype? Try doing chmod 755
/usr/local/share/skype and start with:

This did the trick for me. I just installed skype and:

will-try# ls -l /usr/local/share/ | grep skype
drwx------    6 root  wheel   512 Jan 17 00:13 skype

After changing the permissions I am able to start skype from the Gnome menu.

Thanks for the shot, Joakim, but that didn't work either. When calling Skype
from user's command prompt still get the same result.  BTW, I'm using Xfce
as my desktop.

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