Microsoft will ship a full Linux kernel in Windows 10

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  1. iroboto

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    https://www.theverge.com/2019/5/6/1...V7hNkccdNKqOvk8DHyC5T-_PDaKeSZY_IPfw-ui2-Dtyg

     
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    Embrace, extend, and extinguish?
     
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    Not in the current era. They have been an entirely different company with Satya at the helm.
     
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    Quick question: why?
    As in why would windows need a linux kernel
     
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    So MS can make more money.

    Easier to host *nix items in Azure
    Easier to port over *nix applications.
    DevOps for system maintenance
    DevOps for various items like Docker
     
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    Add integration with IoT.
    https://www.electronicdesign.com/te...re-sphere-os-built-on-a-compact-secured-linux
     
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