Use the Windows Subsystem for Linux to develop your Qt apps on Windows

Presented by Craig Loewen and Avri Parker, Microsoft


The Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) is a tool that allows you to run your favorite command-line tools, utilities, and applications directly inside of Windows. Come join this session to learn how to have a fully-featured Linux development environment on your Windows machine using WSL and other tools like VS Code Remote.

Craig Loewen

Craig is a Program Manager working at Microsoft on the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). He joined Microsoft in 2018 to help empower users to run their favorite Linux command-line tools, utilities, and workflows all directly on a Windows machine, following graduating from the University of Waterloo with a degree in mechatronics engineering.

Avri Parker

Avri is a Program Manager at Microsoft driving Windows performance improvements and enterprise features for the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). She joined Microsoft in 2019 after graduating from the University of Southern California with a degree in computer science and business administration. Her goals are to improve the performance of developer workflows on Windows and to make WSL ready for enterprise consumption.


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