This is a HUGE news!!!
We have been waiting for this since a very long time, once the transition will finish, I think the next focused will be having non-destructive color correction available on the layer panels, you bet!
team, great job and congratulations!!!https://www.gimp.org/news/2020/11/06/gimp-2-99-2-released/
GIMP 2.99.2 marks the first step towards GIMP 3 based on GTK3.www.gimp.org