Where the hell is D-BUS?
One small note: D-BUS support is disabled by default, so that people who don’t use it and don’t needed are not affected by long startup times and so on and so on.
To bring it back in 1.2-compliant manner add the following switches to command line when starting Skype:
The reason for this is that Skype uses per-user session bus by default now, while old behavior was to use system-wide bus.
Sorry for the confusion.