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I am distributing some of my software using PPA. However, I would like to use the same for nightly builds or development versions, so that beta testers can use aptitude to download latest testing versions.

How can I achieve this? What I want to do is either:

By default all users get latest stable version, but if they specify a beta version somehow, they get it even if it's not recommended for regular use.


There would be 2 packages, one stable and one would be the same software but unstable. While this is easier to do, (basically I would submit same software twice just with different name) it doesn't look correct to me. Is there any proper way?

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