Microsoft is making obtainable right this moment, October 11, a preview model of the Home windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) for Home windows 11 within the Microsoft Retailer. This is not a brand new model of WSL; Microsoft is simply making the prevailing WSL 2 obtainable within the Retailer as an choice at this level. Microsoft’s objective in doing that is to get customers the most recent WSL updates and options sooner, in line with the weblog put up saying the brand new preview.
Up till now, WSL has been put in as an non-compulsory element inside Home windows. As famous in Microsoft’s put up, the binaries that make up WSL’s logic in that non-compulsory element are a part of the Home windows picture, and thus are serviced and up to date when the OS itself is. By decoupling WSL from the Home windows picture and making