Windows Subsystem for Linux 1.0 Final

Windows Subsystem for Linux 1.0 Final
Windows Subsystem for Linux 1.0 Final

WSL 1.0 (Windows Subsystem for Linux) is now available in the Microsoft store, and it is the Final version 1.0. This version comes with a few minor changes and this time without the preview label.

Changed for Windows Subsystem for Linux 1.0 Final

  • Removed the “Preview” label – WSL in the Store is now generally available!
  • Use an override in generator.early to prevent the /tmp/.X11-unix socket from being removed during boot
  • Don’t create a pty for systemd to fix issue where systemd would time out during boot

Installing WSL through the store will allow you to get the latest WSL updates and features faster, and without needing to modify your Windows version. To learn more please visit https://aka.ms/wsldocs

Download: WSL 1.0 Final

Download: Microsoft Store