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I have a really weird problem ...

Once I open the software center, my machine (using ubuntu 13.04) logs out after ~ 8 sec ...

But if I minimized the software center, nothing happens ... After I maximize it, the counter starts again and after ~ 8 sec the machine logs out again ...

I noticed that minimizing resets the counter

Please help because its really annoying not to be able to install apps from the software center without minimizing it every 3~4 seconds

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have you tried uninstalling and then reinstalling the software center? –  M.Meintjes May 23 '13 at 14:28
    
yes I did that with no luck ... Still the same problem ... –  TeFa May 23 '13 at 18:55

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I managed to solve this problem by removing 'swapspace'. For some unknown reason 'swapspace' was conflicting with ubuntu 13.04

Just type in:

sudo apt-get purge swapspace
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