Fedora Remix for WSL is a remix of the upstream Fedora Linux distribution for Windows Subsystem for Linux. Fedora Remix for WSL is sponsored by Whitewater Foundry, Ltd. Co. under the terms of the Fedora Remix program. Fedora Remix for WSL is not endorsed by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc. There is no support available for Fedora Remix for WSL from the Fedora community other than that which is offered to all users. Fedora Remix for WSL contains modifications to the official Fedora distribution. The default packages and some configuration files have been modified. More details on these modifications can be found at https://github.com/WhitewaterFoundry/Fedora-Remix-for-WSL. The unmodified Fedora distribution can be obtained from http://getfedora.org. Fedora Remix for WSL does not contain pengwin-setup from Pengwin. DISCLAIMER: Windows Insider versions are not production-ready and can contain incompatibilities or bugs that affect the performance of Fedora Remix. We support insider versions on a best-effort basis. WSL2 is a preview technology that Microsoft planned to release in May 2020. Although now we support it, there are still bugs and we are working to be ready for the launch date.
What's new in this version
Existing users can update immediately by running $ sudo dnf update If you find an issue with dnf try first running this: sudo rm /var/lib/rpm/.rpm.lock Support kernel upgrade in WSL2 Fixed a problem with /etc/os-release Made it compatible with WSL 2 now DISPLAY variable have the right value for WSL2 A symbolic link called winhome is automatically created pointing to the user's home folder Upgraded to Fedora 31 ARM is still in Fedora 30 until we resolve a problem Added Man Pages Fixed issue with ping Install by default bash-completion, vim, and wget Set defaults in vim for dark background terminal, syntax highlight and no bells! Fixed an issue with dnf update Fresh build and bug fixes. Existing users can upgrade by typing `$ sudo dnf upgrade`. Fedora Remix for WSL is powered by Pengwin Enterprise from Whitewater Foundry. To learn more about a custom Pengwin Enterprise build for your workplace, visit https://www.whitewaterfoundry.com.
Published byWhitewater Foundry, Ltd. Co.
Developed byFedora Project and remixed for WSL by Whitewater Foundry, Ltd. Co.
InstallationGet this app while signed in to your Microsoft account and install on up to ten Windows 10 devices.
This product needs to be installed on your internal hard drive.
Language supportedEnglish (United States)
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