The Windows Subsystem for Linux Guide!

Greetings, Earthling! Welcome to The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).

This is a living, breathing guide. If you’d like to contribute, fork us on GitHub!

This guide is also available in Chinese.

This handcrafted guide exists to provide both novice and expert Windows and Linux developers a best practice handbook to the installation, configuration, and usage of WSL (Bash on Ubuntu on Windows) on a daily basis.

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