Desktop Linux Masochism - Carla/Jack/Pulse/Calf on Ubuntu Studio 20.04
I never wanted to go down the path of Linux on the desktop because Linus himself says it sucks super bad... but a comedy of errors made me quickly adapt and ramp up to it and overcome most of the challenges that were not even a few hours figuring out in Windows.
Telegraf InfluxDB Grafana TIG stack on AWS via Terraform on Ubuntu 20.04
The "TIG" stack comprised of Telegraf, InfluxDB, and Grafana is a collection of powerful open-source monitoring tools.
Terraform: NetBox IPAM on AWS
This Terraform project launches NetBox onto a t2.micro Ubuntu 18.04 LTS instance after several minutes of downloading dependencies and instantiating/populating the database/Redis cache.
WSL is cool, but "Enhanced Session" is cooler!
It seems almost like every time that I have to put WSL to the test, it really is lacking; Enhanced Mode sessions on Windows are the way to go for the most satisfactory Linux experience which exists under Hyper-V more than WSL.