Skype was removed from partner repository

Bug #1704790 reported by Vasya Pupkin on 2017-07-17
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubuntu-docs (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

It is not possible to install Skype from partner repository, yet all the docs (i.e. still offer to install it from this repository. Please fix either docs or repository.

Changed in ubuntu-docs (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Gunnar Hjalmarsson (gunnarhj) wrote :

Thanks for your report!

Please note that the page in question is a wiki page which anybody can
edit - including you. ;-)
I'd say that the page should be rewritten rather than removed, so I
added a "Needs Updating" tag for now.

Due to the nature of the community help wiki, you can't request changes
to it in the form of bug reports.

However, there is also a need to update the Skype page in the official

That page should be fixed before the release of Ubuntu 17.10.

Changed in ubuntu-docs (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → ubuntu-17.10
status: Confirmed → Triaged



Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ubuntu-docs - 17.10.6

ubuntu-docs (17.10.6) artful; urgency=medium

  * debian/, debian/control:
    - Change recommend due to name change from gnome-user-guide to
      gnome-user-docs (LP: #1691867).
    - Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.0.
  * html/Makefile:
    - Use temporary dir to exclude symlinks; renamed from
    - Additional languages in gnome-user-docs.
    - Updated for Skype for Linux 5.X (LP: #1704790).
    - Steps to access Language Support modified.
    - Info about the show-all-sources option added.
    - Disabled for now.
  * addremove-*.page:
    - Descriptions on launching programs modified.
  * Updated ubuntu-help.pot.
  * The latest translations exported from Launchpad.
  * bs.po, es.po: Mallard syntax errors fixed.
  * scripts/
    - Don't modify

 -- Gunnar Hjalmarsson <email address hidden> Tue, 26 Sep 2017 18:26:00 +0200

Changed in ubuntu-docs (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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