First experiences with WSL (a.k.a. Bash on Windows)

Warren Young
Thu Aug 11 18:36:00 GMT 2016

On Aug 10, 2016, at 3:57 AM, Warren Young <> wrote:
> I still haven’t been able to get Date::Manip installed.

That problem’s been diagnosed now, but not fixed.  It’s ultimately due to an inability to contact dbus, which Ubuntu depends on at a deep level, and dbus doesn’t work under WSL yet.

That must have a whole bunch of other knock-on effects.

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