2021-07-17

Windows Subsystem for Linux Installation Guide for Windows 10/11

#Windows Subsystem for Linux Installation Guide for Windows 10/11:
#REF: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/wsl/install-win10

# Manual Installation Steps
# Step 1 - Enable the Windows Subsystem for Linux
# You must first enable the "Windows Subsystem for Linux" optional feature before installing any Linux distributions on Windows.
# Open PowerShell as Administrator and run:
# PowerShell
dism.exe /online /enable-feature /featurename:Microsoft-Windows-Subsystem-Linux /all /norestart

# Step 2 - Check requirements for running WSL 2
# To update to WSL 2, you must be running Windows 10.

# Step 3 - Enable Virtual Machine feature
# Before installing WSL 2, you must enable the Virtual Machine Platform optional feature. Your machine will require virtualization capabilities to use this feature.
# Open PowerShell as Administrator and run:
# PowerShell
dism.exe /online /enable-feature /featurename:VirtualMachinePlatform /all /norestart
#Restart your machine to complete the WSL install and update to WSL 2.

# Step 4 - Download the Linux kernel update package
# Download the latest package:

# Step 5 - Set WSL 2 as your default version
# Open PowerShell and run this command to set WSL 2 as the default version when installing a new Linux distribution:
# PowerShell
wsl --set-default-version 2

# Step 6 - Install your Linux distribution of choice
# Open the Microsoft Store and select your favorite Linux distribution.
wsl --list --verbose

#9:36 2021.07.18
#REF: https://github.com/microsoft/WSL/issues/5393
If someone have trouble in Windows 11
you should:
wsl --update
wsl --shutdown


CONGRATULATIONS! You've successfully installed and set up a Linux distribution that is completely integrated with your Windows operating system!

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