Note that vcpkg is not maintained by the CGAL project. Consequently, the latest stable release
of CGAL might not be immediately available. You can check the version of CGAL currently available
through vcpkg on the
VERSION line on the dedicated CGAL control file on
We recommand to use vcpkg:
vcpkg install cgal
A step-by-step guide showing how to install and use CGAL with vcpkg is available in the CGAL Documentation.
You can download a release source archive from the Releases page of the CGAL project.
A step-by-step guide showing how to install and use CGAL from source is available in the CGAL Documentation.
Advanced users can clone the current development version of CGAL from GitHub to enjoy early access to new features.
Please note that the directory layout and build process of the development version on GitHub are different from the release version. A basic usage guide is available on the CGAL project's Install.md.