software center in 14.10

Henk Terhell hterhell at
Mon Aug 4 19:17:14 UTC 2014

The problem is that the Lubuntu Software Center when reached through the 
menu in 14.10 alpha (downloaded today) only shows the installed software 
but nothing else.
To get packages with the terminal there is no problem and I have already 
installed VLC with Synaptic.


John Niendorf schreef op 4-8-2014 om 20:38:
> Hi Henk,
> I don't really understand your question.
> You can install software from the lubuntu software center or you can use
> synaptic to install the regular ubuntu software center or you can just
> use synaptic to install software or you can forget the front ends and in
> a terminal type:
> sudo apt-get install <name of the software you want to install>
> for example to install remind you would type
> sudo apt-get install remind
> then you will be asked for your password and remind will be downloaded
> and installed.
> John
> On 08/04/2014 12:29 PM, Henk Terhell wrote:
>> How to download other software in 14.10 thru the software center?
>> Synaptic works fine. I'm running i386 installed from the iso on my
>> desktop. Connection is OK and  I have selected the server for USA. Is
>> there a special bug page for 14.10?
>> Henk

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