Microsoft has made a preview version of its Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) available via the Microsoft Store in Windows 11.
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Today, Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview build 21364 to the Dev channel with the first-ever support for Linux GUI apps.
Microsoft announced that it has backporting Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) 2 to the two previous versions of Windows 10.
Though this process will be streamlined in the future, installing the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) 2 today requires multiple steps.
In Windows 10 version 2004, the Windows Subsystem for Linux picks up additional capabilities. But it’s going to get even better next year.
Microsoft's latest Windows 10 build for Insiders makes it much easier to access Windows Subsystem for Linux files from the File Exporer.
Future versions of Windows 10 will ship with a real Linux kernel that offers dramatically better WSL performance.
Kali Linux has joined a growing list of Linux environments that are available in Windows 10's Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).
The Windows Subsystem for Linux is now available in Windows Insider builds of Windows Server.
The version of the Windows Subsystem for Linux that ships with the Fall Creators Update will be a fully supported Windows 10 feature.
Ubuntu Linux is now available to those using newer builds of the Windows 10 Insider Preview as well.
Two SUSE Linux environments---Linux Enterprise Server 12 and openSUSE Leap 42---are now available in newer Windows 10 Insider Preview builds.