The development and the Tests for the Linux porting to be done, especially on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. This Microsoft wants to ensure that other modern Linux distributions can be easily supported.
Microsoft’s chakra core on GitHub. (Screenshot: silicon.de)
The now begun Linux support for Node-chakra core, see Zhu and Chandra is still “very early step” towards full support for Linux. “This is only the beginning of our cross-platform efforts, and we will continue to expand our cross-platform support on an ongoing basis.”