Sorry, there would be easier to make snap have a proper graphical installer?
For years they lived together in Ubuntu an installer programs and Synaptic. And 
both did the same.

All the more reason to have two different installers for different
package formats.

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  Can't auth against U1 in g-s

Status in gnome-software package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Committed
Status in gnome-software source package in Xenial:
Status in gnome-software source package in Yakkety:
  Fix Committed

Bug description:
  Authentication using Ubuntu One credentials to install/remove snaps always  
fails. This is due to a behaviour change in snapd (no longer accepts login 
requests from non-root users). Existing credentials continue to work.

  [Test Case]
  1. Delete any existing credentials by deleting passwords marked 
"com.ubuntu.UbuntuOne.GnomeSoftware" using Seahorse.
  2. Start GNOME Software
  3. Search for a snap (e.g. "moon-buggy")
  4. Install Snap
  5. Enter Ubuntu One credentials when prompted

  Observed result:
  Dialog says "Incorrect email or password".

  Expected result:
  Authentication completes and the snap is installed.

  [Regression Potential]
  The solution is to use a new D-Bus service (snapd-login-service) and new 
library (snapd-glib) to get the Macaroon from snapd. This has some risk of 
introducing new bugs. The change is minimised (other snapd code paths 
unchanged) and the alternative is login to be impossible.

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