• September 4, 2021
  • September 4, 2021

Setting up WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux)

Homebrew v2.0 officially supports Windows 10 (WSL) and Linux that is released on February 2, 2019. This article how to setup WSL that is needed when you setting up Homebrew on Windows 10. Install WSL (1) Select “Settings” from the Start Menu. (2) Click “Apps”. (3) Click “Programs and Features” link. This link is located below “Related settings”. If the width of the window is narrow, this links may be below apps list.     (4) Click “Turn Windows features on or off” link. It is in the left column in the window. (5) Turn on “Windows Subsytem for Linux” […]

  • January 3, 2021
  • July 29, 2021

Setup Homebrew on Windows

Homebrew is a package manager. It supports a Linux since version 2.0 and it also supports the WSL. This article explains how to setup Homebrew in WSL. About Homebrew Homebrew can Install dependencies at once. Updates and uninstall packages easily Homebrew following steps with 1 command. Download a package. Download dependencies. Install them with valid order. Generate and execute needed scripts. Benefits on WSL Linux distributions on WSL has a package manage. Are there any befits Homebrew has? Yes. Homebrew independent from the Linux distribution. Homebrew install packages into the user’s home directory. Linux distributions on WSL has apt-get. It […]