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authorScott Rifenbark <srifenbark@gmail.com>2018-11-16 10:02:29 -0800
committerRichard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>2018-12-27 22:54:55 +0000
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dev-manual: Added note stating no WSL support
The Windows Subsystem for Linux is not supported. Added a note in the section on setting up the build host. (From yocto-docs rev: e806ea6ae534608e84540ac59f972914017ccce9) Signed-off-by: Scott Rifenbark <srifenbark@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>
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diff --git a/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-start.xml b/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-start.xml
index fff81941ef..3f971ba4b0 100644
--- a/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-start.xml
+++ b/documentation/dev-manual/dev-manual-start.xml
@@ -408,6 +408,12 @@
<ulink url='https://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit/cgit.cgi/crops/about/'>CROPS</ulink>,
which leverages
<ulink url='https://www.docker.com/'>Docker Containers</ulink>.
+ <note>
+ You cannot use a build host that is using the
+ <ulink url='https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Subsystem_for_Linux'>Windows Subsystem for Linux</ulink>
+ (WSL).
+ The Yocto Project is not compatible with WSL.
+ </note>
</para>
<para>