Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) v1.0.0 released

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  • WSL

    Issues found on WSL

    👎 Not for Windows 10, and this issue still exists.

  • BW11

    Bypass windows 11 system requirements

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services. Easy to start, it is available in the cloud or on-premises.

  • Electron

    :electron: Build cross-platform desktop apps with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS

  • cmder

    Lovely console emulator package for Windows

    For a terminal, I'm a big fan of - it's a customized build/packaging of ConEmu. I use it with WSL1 as a daily driver.

  • terminal

    The new Windows Terminal and the original Windows console host, all in the same place! It's their new terminal that you can use with powershell, cmd, azure cli, etc and your wsl bash

  • nushell

    A new type of shell

    This a shell rather than a terminal, but you may be interested in nushell since you can get the same experience on Windows and Linux/WSL

  • wsl-vpnkit

    Provides network connectivity to WSL 2 when blocked by VPN

    Had similar issue. wsl-vpnkit resolved it for me. Very simple instructions to get it up and running.

  • Sonar

    Write Clean C++ Code. Always.. Sonar helps you commit clean C++ code every time. With over 550 unique rules to find C++ bugs, code smells & vulnerabilities, Sonar finds the issues while you focus on the work.

  • Tabby

    A terminal for a more modern age

    I'm a fan of Tabby.

  • alacritty

    A cross-platform, OpenGL terminal emulator.

    Alacritty is super fast. Some basic features (at least more than what's provided by Windows default).

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