Windows S mode currently *NOT* supported. The Sourcecode can be found at: https://github.com/agowa338/WSL-DistroLauncher-Alpine This app runs through these steps when it is first launched: 1. Downloads the official Alpine Release from the official website (tar.gz) 2. Checks it's sha256 checksum 3. Let the windows api extract the tar.gz 4. Change permissions for / to 755 (non recursive) 5. Install some pre-requirements for better wsl integration 6. Create a user account 7. Drop the user into the Alpine Userland
Initial release. There is a bug in older windows 10 releases that the installation will partially fail. To complete it manually run (replace %username% by the user you specified earlier): apk update && apk add bash shadow && chmod 755 / adduser -g '' -D %username% usermod -aG adm,floppy,cdrom,tape,wheel,ping %username% and after that run the following in windows: Alpine.exe configure --default-user %username%
- lightweight Linux distribution based on musl libc and Busybox.