I used it for some workflows like Ruby (which even with the effort of the RubyInstaller guys, it's kinda cumbersome on Windows), but for working with Node, PHP and other I've found myself using only native Windows versions. It still feels like a virtual machine for me.
I just install Chocolatey and I'm good to go.
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