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‘Bleedingedge’ script lets you quickly add beta software to Ubuntu

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Sometimes it seems like there just aren’t enough ways to endanger your stable Ubuntu set-up.

Thank your commodities then for ‘Bleeding Edge’ – a small script for Ubuntu 11.04 that lets you add alpha, beta and untested software, PPAs and extra applications to your system in a click or two.

The variety of applications/sources available is too huge to bullet-point here but suffice to say there should be something for everybody listed.

Seriously though folks, BleedingEdge is not recommended for casual users or anyone unable to undo issues that arise due to its use.

With that said, you can grab the application at