Run Multiple Instances of the Same Linux Distro on WSL

How to Simplify Your Development Environments in Windows 10/11 by using Multiple Instances of the Same Linux Distribution on Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).

Sung Kim
5 min readJan 22, 2021

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UPDATED ON NOVEMBER 2022 WITH UP-TO-DATE INSTRUCTIONS.

Running Linux on Windows 10/11 via WSL is great, which allows you to fully utilize all the development and system tools available on Linux. Like everything in life, your enthusiasm for the new…

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Sung Kim

A business analyst at heart who dabbles in ai engineering, machine learning, data science, and data engineering. threads: @sung.kim.mw