Windows 10: Has anybody tried out the new bash already
Has anybody tried out the new bash already
I'm curious, has anybody already plaid with the new Linux subsystem (bash)? I don't know about you but I love it. Finally I can use the powerful commands of Linux to create folders, files etc. For me that alone is worth the update.
I've installed it on the desktop and it is working. So I installed it on my laptop and it lets me enter a password. But when I try to sudo it asks for the password and gives me Sorry, try again.
posted question on Microsoft forum two days ago no response yet.
After a clean install I encountered that error tool. In my case there was apparently no root password set. I set it with "sudo passwd root" which let's you set a new password for root. Now it works. But what has never worked so far is network access. I just cannot get internet access.
I've fixed network access for the bash. Apparently the firewall was blocking the outgoing connections over ports 53 and 80. Allowing "System process" outgoing connections over these ports has fixed it.
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I'm running Windows 10 Education version. I am on windows insider build: th2_release_sec 10586.
I haven't received the relevant update where `enable subsystem for linux` or whatever it is appears under the `turn windows features on or off` tab....
I ran irssi in bash for a number of hours over the weekend - it ran fine.
Today even if I just open cmd (or powershell) and type bash
within 5 minutes it jumps out of bash
Anyone else having this issue?
Are are no updates showing in...
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