"Microsoft this week announced that its own full Linux kernel will power WSL2, the newest version of the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).
This marks the first time that Microsoft will include the Linux kernel as a component in Windows. Microsoft also introduced a Windows command line terminal that will add functionality to PowerShell and WSL.
Both the in-house custom-built Linux kernel for WSL2 and the Windows command line terminal are intended primarily for developers..."
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