search panel in software center has gone missing after sqlite update.

Asked by rakesh on 2012-08-12

can anybody fix this bug???? Please!!!!I have tried logging in under ubuntu, gnome, and gnome classic. Also tried starting the software with terminal. But still the search panel remains missing. also tried reinstalling ubuntu software center through synaptic manager. I am using ubuntu12.04, i38632bit intel.

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actionparsnip
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2012-08-15
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2012-08-15
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2012-08-12

Have you tried:

sudo apt-get --reinstall install software-center

may help

rakesh (rakesh-agarwal7) said : #2

Hi, I tried your advise, and this is what I got, but still , no search panel in the software center. I  request and need some further help please:rock@rock-Dimension-8400:~$ sudo apt-get --reinstall install software-center
[sudo] password for rock:
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 reinstalled, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0 B/624 kB of archives.
After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used.
(Reading database ... 207087 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace software-center 5.2.5 (using .../software-center_5.2.5_all.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement software-center ...
Processing triggers for lubuntu-software-center ...
Creating package database in /var/cache/lsc_packages.db
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
nvidia-173: package not found
nvidia-current: package not found
live-magic: package not found
wesnoth-1.8: package not found
aee: package not found
galan: package not found
mined: package not found
omaque: package not found
gtkwhiteboard: package not found
keysafe: package not found
scenic: package not found
jcgui: package not found
xdx: package not found
fglrx: package not found
pino: package not found
pouetchess: package not found
qtodo: package not found
qgis: package not found
gmameui: package not found
jlgui: package not found
streamtuner: package not found
genesis: package not found
easydiff.app: package not found
seamonkey: package not found
nvidia-96: package not found
Creating table utils
Creating table universalaccess
Creating table audiovideo
Creating table games
Creating table graphic
Creating table network
Creating table education
Creating table scienze
Creating table system
Creating table devel
Creating table tweaks
Creating table fonts
Creating table office
Creating table packages
ubuntu-tweak: not found
Done
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Processing triggers for hicolor-icon-theme ...
Processing triggers for bamfdaemon ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf.index...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus ...
Setting up software-center (5.2.5) ...
Updating software catalog...this may take a moment.
INFO:softwarecenter.db.pkginfo_impl.aptcache:aptcache.open()
Software catalog update was successful.
rock@rock-Dimension-8400:~$

Warm Regards.

Rakesh Agarwal

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Sent: Saturday, August 11, 2012 10:45:56 PM
Subject: Re: [Question #205595]: search panel in software center has gone missing after sqlite update.

Your question #205595 on Ubuntu changed:
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/205595

    Status: Open => Answered

actionparsnip proposed the following answer:
Have you tried:

sudo apt-get --reinstall install software-center

may help

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rakesh (rakesh-agarwal7) said : #3

Thank you genius of Ubuntu. Your message did help, but only after I  used purge software-center.All is well again now. Thank you once again.

Warm Regards.

Rakesh Agarwal

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 From: actionparsnip <email address hidden>
To: <email address hidden>
Sent: Saturday, August 11, 2012 10:45:56 PM
Subject: Re: [Question #205595]: search panel in software center has gone missing after sqlite update.

Your question #205595 on Ubuntu changed:
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/205595

    Status: Open => Answered

actionparsnip proposed the following answer:
Have you tried:

sudo apt-get --reinstall install software-center

may help

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know that it is solved:
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/205595/+confirm?answer_id=0

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rakesh (rakesh-agarwal7) said : #4

The answer heped after I performed purge software-center command. Thank you all the same.

rakesh (rakesh-agarwal7) said : #5

The purge command I performed was : sudo apt-get purge software-center. Then performed :
sudo apt-get --reinstall install software-center as advised, and all is well again with my software center. It is behaving well now.:-o).