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Windows SubSystem for Linux

Get a Linux environment on your windows computer if you must.

1. Open PowerShell as Administrator

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

2. Reboot

3. Choose and download an OS. Samples provided below.

Install Ubuntu 16.04

Invoke-WebRequest -Uri https://aka.ms/wsl-ubuntu-1604 -OutFile Ubuntu.appx -UseBasicParsing

Install Ubuntu 18.04

Invoke-WebRequest -Uri https://aka.ms/wsl-ubuntu-1804 -OutFile Ubuntu.appx -UseBasicParsing

4. Install.

Add-AppxPackage .\app_name.appx

Sources

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