Blog · GitLab (User) Created at 2018-2-11 15:36:14 Updated at 2018-3-18 11:13:17 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Update instructions for initial WSL install


Manage and configure WSL


(xenial.tar.gz is previously downloaded from Canonical.)

Create using xenial.ps1:

cd C:/Users/Tom/Desktop/wsl/
lxrunoffline install -n $NAME -f xenial.tar.gz -d $NAME
lxrunoffline run -n $NAME
chmod +x

Setup using

#!/usr/bin/env bash
echo "Setting up Xenial…"
apt install -y lsb_release nano
echo "export DISPLAY=:0" >> ~/.bashrc


Next Steps


Changes (30)
2018-3-18 11:13:17 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Update instructions for initial WSL install
2018-3-13 21:33:07 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Bookmark EnumWSL
2018-3-12 09:27:37 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Plan figuring out how to make LxRunOffline more stock-like
2018-2-14 13:48:43 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add background task link and User Voice link
2018-2-13 13:40:10 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Link WSL for Nerds by Jess Frazelle
2018-2-12 15:05:04 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Plan creating icon in PowerShell
2018-2-12 15:04:30 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Plan accepting name through command line
2018-2-12 15:02:56 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add create and setup scripts
2018-2-12 15:00:48 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add Xenial setup script
2018-2-12 14:18:03 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add a new UI apps link and annotate source
2018-2-12 14:05:11 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add LoWe to next steps
2018-2-12 14:02:34 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Link WSL tutorial by QMonkey
2018-2-12 13:51:33 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add next steps and sources links
2018-2-12 13:42:52 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Do not use working directory in link
2018-2-12 13:32:08 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add shortcut creation guide
2018-2-12 13:01:54 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Fix typo in extension: gs -> gz
2018-2-12 13:01:24 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Fix incorrect statement and decrease indent
2018-2-12 11:02:32 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Simplify instruction for the chosen case
2018-2-12 10:59:59 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add information on how to start arbitrary distro by name
2018-2-12 10:53:32 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add enabling PowerShell command
2018-2-12 10:49:23 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Link the GitHub issue about running instances by name
2018-2-12 10:48:38 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Fix unordered list indentation with tabs
2018-2-12 10:48:02 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Show use of the cached file system image
2018-2-12 10:44:20 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Trim down to the bulletpoint guide on setting up a new env
2018-2-12 10:42:58 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Document new environment setup flow
2018-2-12 10:28:17 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add launching workaround
2018-2-12 09:23:38 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add official Microsoft WSL and LxRunOffline notes
2018-2-12 07:40:34 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Link Getting Crazy with Windows Subsystem for Linux by Brian Ketelsen
2018-2-11 15:44:19 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add epic link for multiple instances
2018-2-11 15:36:33 Tomáš Hübelbauer
Add WSL article link
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