Install 3270-common by entering the following commands in the terminal
Update package repositories and get latest package information.
sudo apt update -y
Install the packages and dependencies with -y flag.
sudo apt install -y 3270-common
Now that you have your 3270-common installed
Package Description: Common files for IBM 3270 emulators and pr3287
OS: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus
Dependent Packages (you may have to install the packages below if it is not installed automatically or is not available on your computer) :
Common files for IBM 3270 emulators and pr3287
Curses program for telnet sessions to IBM mainframes
monospaced font based on IBM 3270 terminals
This is a virtual package. See the Debian policy for a definition of virtual packages.
Program for scripted telnet sessions to IBM mainframes
X11 program for telnet sessions to IBM mainframes
Font files for the x3270(1) IBM 3270 emulator