- Windows 10 64bit: Pro, Enterprise or Education (Build 17763 or later) if you plan to run Docker for Windows on the machine.
Make sure you're running Windows 10 version 1809 or newer. These have not been tested on other systems.
Windows Subsystem for Linux
The Windows Subsystem for Linux lets you run a GNU/Linux environment directly on Windows, unmodified, without the overhead of a virtual machine.
Supported Linux distributions
I've installed and configured the following distributions using my Linux machine configuration tools.