WSL - cannot format an SSD device with XFS OK with standard HDD


jimbo45

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Hi folks

Current WSL (ubuntu distro) it hangs if I try and format an external SSD device with XFS (one of many Linux file systems). XFSPROGS is installed so the file system exists. It formats a standard external USB HDD OK but doesn;t seem to like SSD's.

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