After you get this version of Ghostscript, we suggest that you track news, updates, and fixes here or at the Ghostscript community website, ghostscript.com.
The primary site for the Ghostscript source code is http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/ghostscript/. The primary FTP site for the full Ghostscript release is ftp://mirror.cs.wisc.edu/pub/mirrors/ghost/. Ghostscript is also available from many mirror sites which may be closer to you and provide faster access. Ghostscript is also available on CD-R.
It is also worthwhile having the GV, GSview, ggv or kghostview previewer.
You will need to obtain and run the self-extracting EXE
gs851w32.exe, AFPL Ghostscript 8.51 for Win32. 10411008 bytesYou can unzip this if you want to check the contents.
gs851w64.exe, AFPL Ghostscript 8.51 for 64-bit Windows (x86_64). 10433024 bytes
It is recommended that you also install GSview, a graphical interface to Ghostscript.
gsv47w32.exe, GSview 4.7 for Win32 1518080 bytes
You will need to obtain the following ZIP files:
|If using OS/2 or MS-Windows it is strongly recommended that you also get GSview, which provides a graphical interface to Ghostscript.|
To unpack ZIP files, you will need an unzip program such as Info-ZIP unzip.
AFPL Ghostscript 8.51 is not yet available precompiled for the Mac.