April 11, 2019

Hack to enable WSL

Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) enables us to run Linux on a Windows 10 device. Even when developer mode and the windows store are disabled, you can run this when you can start PowerShell as an admin. Ubuntu/Debian/Kali via WSL If we have at least windows 10 1803 (see below), we can install WSL using the following steps: Download your distro (e.g. Ubuntu) as appx here Open PowerShell as Administrator cd C:\Users\YOUR-USERNAME\Downloads Add-AppxPackage . Read more

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