WSL 2 Distro Now Supported on Windows Server

Windows Subsystem (WSL) 2 types of distros for Linux are now fully supported on Windows Server 2022.

Released in May 2019, WSL 2 is a compatibility layer that allows Windows Server users to natively run Linux binary executables (in ELF format) inside a Lightweight Utility Virtual Machine (VM) using virtualization technology. To run the open source Linux kernel, without having to use a separate Linux distro.


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