[lubuntu-users] "Software" and Ubuntu One?

Israel israeldahl at gmail.com
Thu Oct 20 02:26:24 UTC 2016

On 10/19/2016 09:21 PM, Mark F wrote:
> Is anyone else having problems with the new "Software" feature which
> appears to have replaced the (IMO) very nice Lubuntu Software Center? 
> I'm just trying to install Libre Office. It keeps insisting I have to
> login using an Ubuntu One credential. I can go to ubuntu.com
> <http://ubuntu.com> and login. But, when I use the same email and
> password in "Software" it says it's invalid.
> This is irritating. The original interface was much snappier to use.
> And, I don't understand why I'm being prompted for credentials to
> install a package that I've never had to do that with.
> I keep going to "Ubuntu One" and signing in. But, "Software" keeps
> telling me "invalid email or password."
> Is it just me?

I have never used that program.

You can (from a terminal)

sudo apt install lubuntu-software-center

I am partial to the terminal for software installation


apt search /keyword/

apt list /partialpackagename/

apt show /packagename/


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