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Is it safe to install GIMP 2.8 from a PPA? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get GIMP 2.8? I tried using sudo add-apt-repository ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp and got this message: [sudo] password for neil: You are about to add the ...
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Upgrading to Gimp 2.8 PPA fails with “dpkg-deb error”?

Upgrading Gimp gives the following error: Preparing to replace gimp 2.6.12-1ubuntu1 (using .../gimp_2.8.0-1ubuntu0ppa3~precise_amd64.deb) ... Unpacking replacement gimp ... dpkg: error processing ...
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How to install GIMP 2.7?

Here I ask this question since 12.04 Beta 2 is usable and this question would come up sooner then later. After issuing the standard sudo add-apt-repository ppa:matthaeus123/mrw-gimp-svn sudo apt-get ...
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Where would I find a PPA for the newest version of GIMP?

Does anyone know of a PPA that has the development version of GIMP? I would like to try out the new single window mode.