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Terminate Running WSL Linux Distro in Windows 10

Terminate Running WSL Linux Distro in Windows 10

Even if you leave your WSL Linux session, it remains active. This allows you to quickly return where you left off (requires a terminal multiplexer like screen or tmux), or run a daemon/server. Here's how to terminate a running WSL Linux distro if you really need it.