I do most of my dev work on WSL, with the help of some nice integrations with the Windows side of the machine. I run both VS Code and the Git credential manager on Windows, called from within Linux:

Use Visual Studio Code for Windows

git config --global core.editor "code --wait"

Use the Windows credential manager

  1. Install git for Windows.
  2. Add the following to your git config, e.g. via git config --global -e
    helper = /mnt/c/Program\\ Files/Git/mingw64/libexec/git-core/git-credential-manager.exe