Thanks a lot. It works great from the terminal, but the Skype icon has disappeared from the dash search. The icon is still in /usr/share/applications/ but I cannot run it from there for some reason, or copy the icon to the launcher on the side (or anywhere else). What could have happened? I'd prefer to have an Icon, and not have to run it from the terminal... I tried making a launcher with the command:
It didn't work either. What can I do?
PULSE_LATENCY_MSEC=30 LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype