Linux Subsystem for Windows (WSL): how to hide the error “cannot read symbolic link: Permission denied” in the Bash shell.

Since some days I started to play with the Linux Subsystem for Windows: let me state it clear: I love the native Microsoft foundation of Windows and I try this only to keep me aligned 🙂 Anyway, after having installed the WSL and Ubunt as “distribution”, I found that once I hit an “ls” or … Continue reading Linux Subsystem for Windows (WSL): how to hide the error “cannot read symbolic link: Permission denied” in the Bash shell.

Not disruptive name changing of the Windows user profile path

Each time I configure a new PC, when I’m asked I do my login with my Microsoft Account (which BTW is great!). The thing is, that my local profile is created with the name “genna” and this sounds (and looks!) ugly to an italian eye 🙂 The point is then how to change or better … Continue reading Not disruptive name changing of the Windows user profile path