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Re: Suggestions for VoIP software on lenny please

On 2/11/10, Rob Owens <rowens@ptd.net> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 02:35:38PM +0000, George wrote:
>> I'm away from home right now and need VoIP to communicate with my
>> loved ones. Skype works, but it's a CPU hog, has an awful GUI, it
>> messes up with the soundcard, it's extremely buggy and thus a pain to
>> use. I've tried Gizmo, which sorta works but it's unusable because the
>> sound is horrible, to the point that you can't tell whether there's a
>> human or a malfunctioning robot at the other end. Linphone and Ekiga
>> don't work at all.
> I use Ekiga on Debian Lenny 64- and 32-bit, and Ubuntu 8.04 32-bit.
> What exactly is the problem you're having with it?

I'm trying to call someone who's on Windows. My call appears to reach
but there's no sound going across. I can hear nothing, they can hear

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