Updating Linux on Windows
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Running Ubuntu Linux on your Windows machine?
Stay Up to Date
Here's what to do to ensure you have the latest packages installed on your machine. Run the following commands and enter your password when prompted:
1. Check for new updates.
sudo apt update
2. List of upgradeable packages.
apt list --upgradable
3. Install the updates
sudo apt upgrade
Three simple commands are all it takes. I'm running Ubuntu 20.04.5 LTS (GNU/Linux 184.108.40.206-microsoft-standard-WSL2 x86_64) on my Windows machine.