Upgrade Python – Windows Subsystem for Linux – Ubuntu 18.04

sudo apt update sudo apt install build-essential zlib1g-dev libncurses5-dev libgdbm-dev libnss3-dev libssl-dev libreadline-dev libffi-dev wget -y cd /tmp wget https://www.python.org/ftp/python/3.7.4/Python-3.7.4.tar.xz tar -xf Python-3.7.4.tar.xz cd Python-3.7.4 ./configure –enable-optimizations make -j 8 sudo make altinstall python3.7 –version