Skype 2.2 beta for Linux update

We have released Skype 2.2 beta for Linux.

With this update we fixed the problem which affected sign in last week. We have also reduced Skype’s CPU usage when making video calls.

Start downloading the new build now.

Give feedback to us by discussing the latest release on our forums.

Full release notes for are:

Fixed issues:

Category Description
General Skype crashed on startup for users who were affected by Skype issue on 26.05.2011
Video calling Reduced video calls CPU usage