1. Skype in GNU/Debian AMD64

    Mon 18 February 2013
    By Felipe Reyes

    How to install Skype in Debian amd64

    • Check if your system has i386 arch support enabled
    $ dpkg --print-foreign-architectures
    • If you don't have i386 support enable it with the following commands:
    # dpkg --add-architecture i386
    # apt-get update
    • Then install the skype's dependencies with the following command:
    # apt-get install libqtgui4:i386 \
          libqtwebkit4 …
  2. rxvt-unicode

    Sat 11 June 2011
    By Felipe Reyes

    The Rxvt terminal is a really good terminal emulator, actually it has been my default terminal since at least 4 years ago. I started using it after getting tired of gnome-terminal (it's too fat and heavy for me).


    To install it you just must do the follow:

    aptitude install rxvt-unicode …