How to use PostScript files.

PostScript (PS) is a common format for documents in academic settings; but many of our PC's don't know how to handle it.

MSWindows

You can use GNU Ghostscript.  Download the lastest version with "w32" (for Windows 32-bit) in the name, and run or unzip.  Ghostscript will display and print PS files; the graphics are a little rough and jaggy.

Or you can convert to PDF format at ps2pdf.com.

Linux

You can print PS files with:  lpr myfile.ps

You can use GNU Ghostscript, already installed.  Here's how:  ghostview myfile.ps & .