This post is a guide on installing PowerShell on Ubuntu 20.04.The Ubuntu Linux distribution being used in this demo is running as a Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) instance.
This is a guide on how to restart a Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) distribution on your local machine.This might be needed if your WSL instance or app within has thrown an error message, or you are changing the .wslconfig file/memory limits as described in MS Docs.
This is a post on how to upgrade to WSL 2. The demo below will explain the process of upgrading an installed Windows Subsystem for Linux distribution from running WSL version 1 to WSL version 2.
This is a post on how to downgrade from WSL version 2 to WSL 1. The demo below will explain the process of downgrading an installed Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) distribution, from WSL2 to WSL1.
To check the Linux version in Ubuntu, run the lsb_release -a or cat /etc/os-release command. This is useful when accessing a host for the first time or checking the running Linux distribution and version.
This is a guide on how to open WSL files in Windows File Explorer, with added descriptions.The best practice for managing project files in WSL is to store your files on the same Operating System as the tools your plan to use.
This post is a guide on how to change a WSL distribution, from your default WSL Linux distro in the Windows Subsystem for Linux This is useful when you are managing multiple WSL distros on your computer.