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MachineOfTheMonth: Entertainment Software Series: Video, audio and text conferencing

Oct 14, 2001, 15:09 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Glenn Mullikin)

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"Video, audio and text conferencing are important applications on any platform. We'll take a look at getting set up to do it, the whole shabang here in this article from the standpoint of one of two perspectives. You are a Linux user that only needs to conference with other Linux users. Or, you are a linux user that needs to conference with other Linux users, as well as users on alternative platforms such as Windows.

My friend lives in the Philippines. I've been trying to get her to get started with Linux but she really isn't very warm to the idea. She would love to but there is no one there that can really help her do it. So at this point in time, she uses Windows and I use linux and that is how it has been for a long time now, except for one small period of time when I used windows too. But at the present time, what I want to do is share with the Linux community how we are able to communicate in spite of the fact that we use different operating systems."

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