Windows Subsystem for Linux – WSL

Check that you have Windows 10 v 1809

Then install WSL as per

run powershell as admin

# Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Windows-Subsystem-Linux

goto Microsoft store

then choose alpine, openSUSE, ubuntu or others

UBUNTU as an APP

$ uname -a
Linux DESKTOP-GJF7OGQ 4.4.0-17763-Microsoft #379-Microsoft Wed Mar 06 19:16:00 PST 2019 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

 

2019-09-14