Run native Linux bash on Windows 10

Run native Linux bash on Windows 10

Native Linux on Windows 10? Yes! it's real. Let's see how. Remember those old days when we had to use Linux’s VI editor to write C, C++ , Java code in our School/ College days? Do you also remember how we used to get that black UNIX terminal (Bash) in our Windows machine? Well…mostly we had to do telnet from our Windows system to the Linux server to get the terminal back so that we can use the VI editor and write some code.I can remember in our programming lab we had a Linux server and it was connected to multiple Windows terminal. We used to telnet to the Linux Server to run the Bash and form there all other subsequent commands. If anyone wanted to configure a standalone system on their…
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Microsoft Loves Linux – what it means to you and your clients?

Microsoft Loves Linux – what it means to you and your clients?

Microsoft's new open philosophy - see how you can help your clients.  'Microsoft loves Linux' - yes you read it right. There was a time when Linux was compared with Cancer once. The scenario has totally changed. Now they are kind of in a romantic relationship. If you have followed some recent announcements by Microsoft in Satya Naddela era, they are really focused on making things open source, making things cross platform, building things for Cloud and Mobile first world. Few years ago, we got .NET Core - a modular, high performing light weight .NET framework to build cross platform applications targeting Windows, Linux and MacOS. Which enabled us modernising the application in the era of client side heavy, modular, containerised applications built for cloud and obviously targeting operating system of…
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