Microsoft has released a new preview version of Windows 10 for those who are registered in the Fast Ring of the Windows Insider program, this time announcing a series of changes concerning the Linux Kernel.
With the May 2020 Update, or 2004 version, Windows Subsystem for Linux (which is in version 2 on this update features) has a Linux kernel developed by Microsoft and today 's preview version comes with a major change.
"It simply came to our notice then Linux Kernel for distributions within Windows Subsystem for Linux 2. This release includes this change that allows you to remove the Linux kernel from the Windows image and maintain it through Microsoft Update, in the same way that they are installed and updated third-party drivers (such as graphics or touchpad) on your computer today, ”says Microsoft.
The current version of Windows 10 also brings a new feature to Your Phone app: audio controls that enable desktop control on music and audio applications running on mobile devices.
The complete changelog, includes two known issues that cause installation delays. Microsoft says it is already investigating the issues and will release an update through Windows Insider to fix them.