Updated: {ghostscript/gs8/gs-devel}-8.62-3 - GPL PostScript interpreter

Dr. Volker Zell dr.volker.zell@oracle.com
Mon Nov 24 00:59:00 GMT 2008


New versions of 'ghostscript/gs8/gs-devel' have been uploaded to a server near you.

GNU Ghostscript is Postscript interpreter capable of converting PS
files into a number of printer output formats.  Ghostscript can also
render PS files into a number of graphics file formats.

Cygwin NEWS:

o Recompiled against latest X11R7.4
o Implemented the suggestions from Yaakow, see

  - Removed the native/X11 split
    (ghostscript-base and ghostscript-x11 packages obsolete, contents now
    in ghostscript package)
  - Fixed font paths
  - Added shared library and corresponding devel packages

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on the
http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your system.
Save it and run setup, answer the questions and pick up 'ghostscript' from
the 'Graphics' category (it should already be selected).

Note that downloads from sources.redhat.com (aka cygwin.com) aren't
allowed due to bandwidth limitations.  This means that you will need to
find a mirror which has this update, please choose the one nearest to you:

If you want to make a point or ask a question the Cygwin mailing list is
the appropriate place.

Dr. Volker Zell
volunteer cygwin ghostscript maintainer

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