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Old October 17th, 2013, 10:06 PM   #1277 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by nickdalzell View Post
any way to make the password prompts go away? so far they don't show for terminal but i still get them in Software Center.

also, any way to make the apps i choose to install go through the process even if they encounter problems? i want my straight-forward 'double-click file and install' back. Since Linux is meant to do what the user wants, that's what i want. i need help though making that happen.
I've sometimes wished Windows would just do that, instead of doing that SmartScreen nonsense, which never works anyway, or the frequent "This application might not have installed correctly." thing. Even though the application has apparently installed and does work properly, or having to mess around with the risky IMO "Run as Administrator." options.
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