Related: Install Windows Subsystem for Linux
Linux X11 GUI programs including
work great on Windows Subsystem for Linux.
Install a Windows X11 server to enable graphical Linux applications on Windows as follows:
- install VcXsrv
add to WSL
- To run any X11 Linux GUI app in WSL, start VcXsrv first from Windows.
You don’t have to do this before starting WSL.
- do NOT open a port in your firewall for X11 if asked by Windows.
- older: Xming X11 server