Posts in Linux

August 8, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Windows Subsystem for Linux on Windows Server

By Sarah Cooley and Rich Turner

The Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) is available in Windows Insider builds of Windows Now developers and application administrators can run tools they use in Linux environments alongside Cmd and If you want to jump straight in, the installation guide… Read more

December 2, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Symlinks in Windows 10!

By Yosef Durr

Overview Symlinks, or symbolic links, are "virtual" files or folders which reference a physical file or folder located elsewhere, and are an important feature built in to many operating systems, including Linux and The Windows’ NTFS file system has supported… Read more

November 23, 2016 IoT, Mobile, PC, Tablet

Dev Projects for the Long Weekend

By Windows Apps Team

Find your favorite chair, kick your feet up and grab yourself a cup of It’s finally time to pick up some of the dev projects you’ve been eyeballing from behind the hazy fog of pre-vacation For the long weekend, we’ve… Read more

September 8, 2016 IoT

Windows IoT Core Extension for Visual Studio Code

By Paul Monson

About the Windows IoT Core Extension for VS Code Visual Studio Code is the first code editor and first cross-platform development tool - supporting OS X, Linux, and Windows - in the Visual Studio Windows 10 IoT Core already supports… Read more

July 22, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Fun with the Windows Subsystem for Linux

By Pete Brown

At Build 2016, Microsoft introduced to the world the Windows Subsystem for Linux (Beta) [WSL], which enables developers to run native Ubuntu user-mode console binaries through the Bash shell in Windows If you’re in the Windows Insider program, you’ve had… Read more