Moving to WSL 2

Windows 10 version 2004, rolled out from 27 May 2020, arrived on my machines, allowing a move from Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) 1 to WSL 2. However, there was a wrinkle. File Explorer integration WSL promises access to the Linux root file system with File Explorer, by entering explorer.exe .. This did not work; […]

Moving to Catalina

Moving my ‘mid 2011’ Mac mini to macOS High Sierra was not easy and it seemed it was stuck there. Apple said that macOS Mojave was not available for my machine and the same was true for macOS Catalina, launched in October 2019 and now at version 10.15.5. Then I discovered Dosdude1’s Catalina Patcher, currently […]