[1/4] ref-manual: Explain the project is not validated against WSL but people may still use it

Submitted by Alejandro Hernandez Samaniego on March 30, 2020, 5:42 a.m. | Patch ID: 171417

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Message ID 20200330054251.11134-1-alhe@linux.microsoft.com
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Alejandro Hernandez Samaniego March 30, 2020, 5:42 a.m.
Signed-off-by: Alejandro Hernandez Samaniego <alejandro@enedino.org>
Signed-off-by: Alejandro Hernandez Samaniego <alhe@linux.microsoft.com>
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 .../ref-manual/ref-system-requirements.xml        | 15 +++++++++------
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/documentation/ref-manual/ref-system-requirements.xml b/documentation/ref-manual/ref-system-requirements.xml
index 9c2198a769..3bccbc630b 100644
--- a/documentation/ref-manual/ref-system-requirements.xml
+++ b/documentation/ref-manual/ref-system-requirements.xml
@@ -66,12 +66,15 @@ 
                         below.
                         </para></listitem>
                     <listitem><para>
-                        The Yocto Project is not compatible with the
-                        <ulink url='https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Subsystem_for_Linux'>Windows Subsystem for Linux</ulink>
-                        (WSL).
-                        You cannot use a
-                        <link linkend='hardware-build-system-term'>build host</link>
-                        that is running WSL.
+                        You may use Windows Subsystem For Linux v2 to set up a build
+                        host using Windows 10, but validation is not performed
+                        against build hosts using WSLv2.
+                        <note>
+                          The Yocto Project is not compatible with WSLv1, it is
+                          compatible but not officially supported nor validated
+                          with WSLv2, if you still decide to use WSL please upgrade
+                          to WSLv2.
+                        </note>
                         </para></listitem>
                     <listitem><para>
                         If you encounter problems, please go to