This is the SkypeWeb plugin for Pidgin/libpurple. It allows you to see your Skype contacts in Pidgin/libpurple, send them instant messages and participate in group chats. GPLv3 licensed. Requires libjson-glib to use.
Windows users can download latest builds from libskypeweb-debug.dll or pidgin-skypeweb-installer.exe
The plugin requires libjson-glib which is part of the installer exe or can be downloaded from github and copied to the Program Files (x86)\Pidgin folder (not the plugins subfolder)
Requires devel headers/libs for libpurple and libjson-glib [libglib2.0-dev, libjson-glib-dev and libpurple-dev]
git clone git://github.com/EionRobb/skype4pidgin.git cd skype4pidgin/skypeweb make sudo make install
Code is hosted on Github at https://github.com/EionRobb/skype4pidgin/tree/master/skypeweb
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Click here to view information about the old, legacy skype plugin
You can contact me by preferably emailing me at ｅｉｏｎ＠ｒｏｂｂｍｏｂ．ｃｏｍ or messaging me on Skype at BigBrownChunx
Sometimes I write about Skype stuff on my blog.