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Ekiga Comments

Ekiga never works for me.

Negative Comment by Deafboy
about Ekiga Jun 2011

Client not working on Ubuntu, not working on Arch Linux, Ekiga as a SIP provider is horrible. Ekiga account is crap, never works for me.