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Ever since I have been running Linux I have not been able to use Skype video messages. Even the program I have downloaded for Skype is telephony, and I don't want Skype telephony.

What am I doing wrong? My webcam is a Logitech.

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What exact model of Logitech is it? –  schaiba Mar 3 '13 at 12:55
Have you got video4linux(v4l)/video4linux2(v4l2) and your webcam drivers compiled into kernel? –  roomcays Mar 3 '13 at 22:46

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