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I have version 8 of Ghostscript on my Ubuntu 10.04 server.

What is the easiest way to install version 9? Source install? PPA? Something else?

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ghostscript is not found under Ubuntu Software Center

So, either install it from there or you can just update your current version to latest one:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install ghostscript

If that doesn't work download one of the following:


sudo dpkg -i /path-to-downloadedpackage.deb
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That just install version 8 of gs, which I already have. –  croceldon Oct 13 '12 at 12:22
please check the updated answer –  user61928 Oct 13 '12 at 12:33

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