I recently found a way to run Skype in Wine. I searched askubuntu, and found a bunch of duplicate questions. I answered the question with the most upvotes and flagged the others as duplicate, but they don't seem tot get closed.
Answered question: How to run Windows Skype on Ubuntu using Wine?
- Getting an up-to-date Version of Skype?
- "skype can't connect" error using wine
- Skype with wine crashes
- Error while trying to run Skype via Wine in Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit
There are also a bunch of questions about video conferencing on Skype on Ubuntu (only possible using Windows Skype on Wine)
Answered question: Unable to do group video call and group screen share using Skype 4.3
- skype conference call problem
- Cannot make Conference Call using Skype on Ubuntu 14.04
- Workaround for Skype group video call
- Skype 4.3 on Ubuntu ( although this one is marked as a duplicate of the wrong question)
PS: I see that @Mitch deleted my answer to this question and I'm not sure why...?