Commit b641f856 authored by David Haynes's avatar David Haynes 🙆

Include more words than before about Windows

- Tell people to use WSL
- Unless they don't, in which case give them hope
- (I wrote this commit on WSL)

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......@@ -67,7 +67,27 @@ Finally we can install git with:
### On Windows
Instructions on how to setup git on Windows goes here.
We recommend that if you are on Windows 10 AE (Anniversary Edition) or above to make use of the
Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). The following link should get you up and running:
[https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/commandline/wsl/install_guide](https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/commandline/wsl/install_guide)
#### Contributing with Windows
After that is setup, you should be able to follow the Linux instructions for _manual setup_ to
contribute to the project.
If you are not on Windows 10 or would rather prefer to not use the WSL you may download Git for
Windows here:
[https://git-scm.com/download/win](https://git-scm.com/download/win)
You'll want to follow the Vagrant setup method as it is designed to run on all platforms
including Windows.
I have also successfully ran the project with Docker, though you need
access to Hyper-V which is only available on "Professional" versions of Windows.
## 2) Clone the Go codebase.
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