Removing animation from the ubuntu software center

Nicholas Skaggs nicholas.skaggs at
Mon May 18 21:05:42 UTC 2015

Saq, that's a pretty open question :-) It's also much more developer
oriented, so I suggest asking the project maintainers and/or browsing the
code yourself and hacking away. Either way ubuntu-devel is a better place
to ask this. That said, good luck with hacking.


On Fri, May 15, 2015 at 11:20 PM, Istimsak Abdulbasir <saqman2060 at>

> The ubuntu software center runs ok based on the power of the machine it is
> used on. I believe because of the live headlines and some animation, it
> feels like it drags on some lower-end systems or weak GPUs. can these live
> headlines be disabled? I was thinking of following Lubuntu's software
> center app. Basic, light and fast loading.
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