Microsoft’s new Home windows 10 20H1 take a look at construct provides ARM64 help for WSL


Microsoft’s latest Home windows 10 20H1 take a look at construct is including ARM64 help for the second iteration of the Home windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). The brand new construct for Quick Ring Insider testers, launched on September 11, additionally provides a few different minor options.

Along with including ARM64 help for WSL2, Microsoft is including the power to set a Linux distribution’s default person utilizing the /and so forth/wsl.conf file as a part of as we speak’s construct, No. 18980.

Right this moment’s new construct additionally provides a few tweaks to Cortana. Microsoft already has begun turning Cortana right into a separate stadalone app. As of as we speak’s construct, all Insidersw worldwide will see the Cortana icon and new app. “In a future Cortana replace,” customers may have the choice to make use of Cortana in the event that they communicate a supported language, no matter their OS show language. (Proper now the Cortana app solely helps U.S. English, however by the point 20H1 launches, Microsoft plans to help the identical set of areas and languages it at the moment does with Cortana.)

The brand new non-obligatory options setting can also be obtainable to all Insider testers within the Quick Ring as of as we speak’s new 20H1 construct.

There’s a lengthy checklist of fixes and updates, plus recognized points, in Microsoft’s weblog publish about as we speak’s Home windows 10 20H1 construct. 

Microsoft is predicted to finalize Home windows 10 20H1 round March, 2020.