Russell Lang is the maintainer of the
Ghostscript, Ghostsview and GSview
WWW pages and the author of GSview, a program owned by
Ghostgum Software Pty Ltd.
He does not work for and is not an agent of Aladdin Enterprises,
Artifex Software or artofcode LLC.
Since there are a limited number of hours in each day,
Russell Lang would like to reduce the amount of mail
You may send mail with the following to Russell Lang:
Please do not send mail:
- Corrections to the WWW pages.
- Bug reports for the current version of GSview, provided you
have first made sure that you have read the GSview documentation,
and also made sure that the bug is not in your computer only.
- Requests for information about buying a
CD-ROM containing GSview and Aladdin Ghostscript.
GSview is free and comes with no support.
You may send the above types of mail if you are willing to pay
- requesting help in using Ghostscript.
See Introduction to Ghostscript
and the Ghostscript documentation.
- requesting help in compiling Ghostscript.
See How to build Ghostscript from
- asking why when GSview starts Ghostscript, Ghostscript
promptly exits with an error code. Read the text window
before pressing the OK button on this message box.
Make sure you scroll back to see the start of the error
Read the GSview help
topic "Common Problems", especially the first two problems.
- asking why some Ghostscript files are missing.
Make sure that you have all necessary ZIP files and that none
of them are corrupt. You MUST transfer ZIP files in BINARY mode.
- which includes large PostScript or bitmap files.
- asking for help in displaying your PostScript files.
- asking why you have difficulty downloading GSview or Ghostscript.
The primary FTP site does have a limit on the number of
simultaneous anonymous FTP users.
Try downloading from a mirror site
or order it on CD-R.
Should you wish to license GSview or Ghostscript for commercial
distribution, please contact
Artifex Software Inc.
See the Ghostscript documentation
for more details.
Last updated 2003-02-11 by Russell Lang
gsview AT ghostgum dot com dot au