Setting up with Docker Desktop across Windows and WSL2

Screenshot of “Enabling Kubernetes” on Windows 10
Screenshot of “Enabling Kubernetes” on Windows 10

In my work, I’ve sometimes had to create and test container-based applications on both Windows 10 and Linux, both on my local machine and on a remote development cluster. Instead of installing everything twice, it would be nice to access the Kubernetes environment from the Windows environment as well as from the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL2). As usual, I make things more difficult by using a limited user account on Windows, which I think is a best practice but causes no end of headaches when developing.

So what this article…

Nate Carpenter

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