[ubuntu] Skype Crashes on UBUNTU

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello All, Ive got ubuntu precise pangolin and i feel like in heaven. :p Ive observed a problem with Skype (Multiple versions including the latest one ) on ubuntu. Audio / Video / Text / chat works smoothly and almost flawlessly. But the problem is I'm unable to send files while using Skype through Ubuntu. As soon as I select a file to send Skype simply crashes. Has anyone else encountered the same problem..??? Second portion of the query is ; Since Skype has been acquired by Microsoft for quite a while now, its a possibility that support for Skype on Linux / Ubuntu ends after a wh (Hardware)