Keeping Your Windows Subsystem for Linux Up-To-Date

Because cron and unattended-upgrades don’t work

WSL is a Great Tool for the Windows Development Environment

The Windows Subsystem for Linux lets developers run a GNU/Linux environment — including most command-line tools, utilities, and applications — directly on Windows, unmodified, without the overhead of a traditional virtual machine or dualboot setup.

I’m a big fan of WSL and Windows Terminal. I have direct access to a Linux shell from my Windows…



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Infrastructure architect. Security dev and researcher. Infosec nerd. Linux enthusiast. All opinions and views are my own. Polite, professional, prepared.