How can I create Windows .gz file to use on Linode?
Since we don't support Windows, you're welcome to install it on a Linode.
You can create.a .gz file on either Linux or Windows. I found some resources that show you how to do it.
To compress a file into a .gz on Linux you'll need to use the
gzip command. Here is a tutorial that shows you how:
For Windows, you can follow this guide on Stack Exchange:
If you're just looking to use your own version of Windows, and not the file that you linked above, you should be able to use pretty much any authentic copy of Windows that you want. This guide shows you how to do it.
I hope this helps you accomplish what you need to when it comes to using Windows on a Linode. If I've misunderstood your question or you need more clarification, let me know.
.gz files are platform neutral. Windows 10 comes with both tar(1) and gzip(1):