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Pondering the future of Skype

There is still a healthy bit of distrust in the Linux community for Skype, which is saying something, considering that even before Microsoft purchased the company just over one year ago, feelings about Skype for Linux were decidedly mixed.

A recent post on one of the Skype forums about the not-so-doomed future of Skype on the Linux platform and an incremental beta release has stirred up some of those old feelings once again.