Tag Archives: 32bit

Sound in Skype 4.3

Since version 4.3, Skype for Linux requires PulseAudio. It is available from SBo, but since Skype is a 32bit program only, the necessary 32bit compatibility packages should be installed as well. I am running Slackware64 14.1 -multilib system and I … Continue reading

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Murrine 32-bit on Slackware64 -multilib

I’ve been happily using Slackware64 14.1 -multilib for a week and the system is just great. I installed Skype from SlackBuilds.org and it behaves. I wanted it to use my current GTK2 theme, which uses the murrine engine. So, in … Continue reading

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Make 32bit programs use the current GTK theme

Problem: on a Slackware64 multilib system, 32bit applications will not use the current GTK theme by default. Solution: first, make your system multilib, following AlienBob’s instructions and check the corresponding section from Slackware-FAQ. I used exactly same engine as the … Continue reading

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