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Installation of ns3 in Windows 10 and Windows 11 OS using WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux)

This post shows how to install ns-3.33 in Windows 10 through WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) This posts works for Windows 11 also (I have tested it on a Windows 11 ISO and it works the Same way as mentioned in the following post.) This post will work for ns-3.3x version. Prerequisites : Install Windows Subsystem for Linux with GUI: Please refer the following video  System Information: OS used: Windows 10 and WSL (Ubuntu 20.04) GUI: XServer for Windows NS3 Version: ns-3.33 See the following complete video on how to install ns3 in Windows 10 Step 0 : Open XLaunch Step 1 :  Open WSL using PowerShell and open it as Administrator Command:/  wsl $ xfce4-session The GUI of Ubuntu Opens within Windows 10 OS. Step 2 : Download ns3 from nsnam.org website through Mozilla Firefox browser Step 3: Open a Terminal  $ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install build-essential autoconf automake libxmu-dev python3-pygraphviz cvs mercurial bzr git cmake p7zip-full python3-matplotlib python-tk python3-dev qt5-q

How to install Ubuntu within Windows 10 without a Virtual Machine (VM) | WSL

This post shows you how to install Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) in windows 10 operating system.  Requirements: Windows 10 OS or Preview Release version of Windows 10. Refer the complete video below on how to install WSL in Windows 10 including how to use Full Linux GUI using XServer for Windows, Follow the video for more details on how to do this process: Installing WSL There are multiple steps involved as given below Step 1: Open Windows Power Shell from the Start Menu with Administrative Privileges and execute the following commands  Command prompt:/>   dism.exe /online / enable-feature /featurename: Microsoft-Windows - Subsystem-Linux /all /norestart Command prompt:/>   dism.exe /online / enable-feature /featurename:VirtualMachinePlatform /all /norestart Step 2: Restart your computer (This step is mandatory)  Step 3: Download the Linux Kernel Update package for x64 Machine  https://wslstorestorage.blob.core.windows.net/wslblob/wsl_update_x64.msi Double click the abov