Linux on Windows? Totally! How to Install WSL 1 and WSL 2

Guillermo Musumeci
5 min readApr 20, 2020

Lately, I have been working with lots of Linux deployments using Terraform and this requires SSH virtual machines to test scripts. Usually, I use Putty on my Windows machines, which is just OK.

However, there are better options and personally, the best one around for me is using WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux), developed between Microsoft and Canonical (the…

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Guillermo Musumeci

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