The latest GPL release is GPL Ghostscript 9.07 (2013-02-14).
In 2006 the development tree switched from the AFPL to the less restrictive GPL license. Newer releases are under the GPL license and name.
The last AFPL release was AFPL Ghostscript 8.54 (2006-05-17).
In 2004 Ghostscript left the GNU project and the name of the Free Software releases were changed to GPL Ghostscript to reflect this.
The last GNU release was GNU Ghostscript 7.07 (2003-05-17).
The latest font set is included with the Ghostscript package.
Separate older releases are available as ghostscript-fonts-std-8.11.tar.gz.
Getting Asian fonts to work is black magic.
For developers and testers and people who like to live on the edge:
The current development tree is available from our git repository.
The files are available from these locations: