@ParamSiddharth mainly because of the file system problems that exist. I constantly need to manually update the file tree in VSCode.
I already need to use WSL 1 because that’s actually faster than WSL2’s file system access.
WSL2’s with an xserver brings a whole lot more of problems than solutions.
Constantly permission problems because sometimes you access things from the windows side and sometimes from wsl.
It crashes or hangs also a lot with nodeJS stuff so I manually have to restart wsl.
Literally more annoying than just rebooting into a proper Linux with an nvme.
de1732054dManjaro XFCE gives best performance.
IntrusionCM470754dWhy... Do you want to run an XServer in an environment which is so not made for this?
You know that WSL 2 is not a generic virtualization stack?
@IntrusionCM Yeah I know. It’s just that I didn’t want to install an Linux for this one electron project I have which I maybe work a day or two in the year on it.
And so far it was a better compromise than installing Linux as virtual Maschine.
And I have zero patience installing development stuff on windows since this was purely for gaming and video editing.
But now I’ll just dual boot since I don’t switch sporadically between development and gaming anymore.
Something about consistently saying that for years now. #NotPrescient
TonyLeTigre2054dStarted with Linux,
Had to use WSL at my corpo job (They had a Windows only policy) and behind a proxy on top of that
Got laid off recently and my first thought was omg i can finally go back to my i3 setup
Godspeed my friend