Last week, Microsoft held its Build 2019 conference at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle. Build is a large event with several thousand people from around the world attending to learn all about the current, newest, and future developer-oriented tech coming from Microsoft.
We are beyond excited to announce Windows Terminal! Windows Terminal is a new, modern, fast, efficient, powerful, and productive terminal application for users of command-line tools and shells like Command Prompt, PowerShell, and WSL.
Windows Terminal will be delivered via the Microsoft Store in Windows 10 and will be updated regularly,
Update – May 2019 Windows 10 version 1903 has now been released and allows an important update to WSL that allows Windows applications and
tools to access Linux files directly. To do this, WSL hosts a new P9
fileserver, which exposes distro filesystems to Windows apps and tools
Along with support for ifconfig & network connection enumeration, Windows 10 Insider Build 14965 delivers a small but important change was made which will enable you more easily invoke Windows tools & applications from within Bash:
Your Windows user environment path is now appended to the WSL path by default.