The official Skype for Linux 1.3 release is now out, after the Beta earlier this year.

Change-log:

* bugfix: Call Tab: Call participant display name is distorted/overlapped.
* bugfix: Disable toolbar user items if the user has been deselected via the Escape key.
* bugfix: Display an error in the Options dialog if no sound devices are detected.
* bugfix: Display correct input/output device in technical info tooltip.
* bugfix: Display the randomly chosen port instead of 0 in the Advanced options.
* bugfix: Don’t play incoming chat sound for /alertsoff windows.
* bugfix: Double-clicking call history items whilst offline should not attempt to call.
* bugfix: Emoticons not displayed sometimes (adjacent to word) or displayed incorrectly (in the middle of url).
* bugfix: Fix connecting sound (should not loop).
* bugfix: Fix title bar for Hello! from Skypename.
* bugfix: Multi Chat: "Add more people to this chat" is missing for languages with hieroglyphic scripts.
* bugfix: Offer ALSA/OSS options with number of devices available shown.
* bugfix: Options dialog was shrinking to hide an option in Advanced, moved to Privacy.
* bugfix: Options layout is too big - can’t see option’s save and cancel buttons in 1024x768 resolution.
* bugfix: Promote Add to Contacts: Yes share my contact details doesn’t open Auth request.
* bugfix: Promote Add to Contacts: remove avatar and make window smaller.
* bugfix: Reset audio device if device no longer exists on startup / options dialog.
* bugfix: Show *.png/*.PNG files in the profile avatar dialog.
* bugfix: Some languages have an “|” in the “Add Contact” button.
* bugfix: Tab ordering in Options - Sound Devices dialog.
http://www.skype.com/download/skype/...changelog.html

Download: http://www.skype.com/download/skype/linux/