Skype in CLI

Finch - A Pimpin’ Penguin console frontend to libpurple. Instant Messaging client, which runs in a terminal.

Please note: Unfortunately Skype must be running in the background in order for Finch to work.

Skype in CLI

Install finch:

# pacman -S finch

In order to use it with Skype, we must install Skype plugin for Finch (select aur/skype4finch):

$ yaourt finch skype