Reintroducing the Sandbox State in the CDF?
In the CNCF model there is the Sandbox project status.The CNCF Sandbox is the entry point for early stage projects. More info: https://www.cncf.io/sandbox-projects/
In the CDF we have an issue with onboarding more active projects that qualify for the Incubating criteria, and I think adding early stage projects and letting them grow in the foundation would be a good step. So I suggest introducing this minimum entry bar status in the CDF. The acceptance process and the collateral would be the same as for the CNCF.
The CNCF Sandbox has four goals:
When we say that Sandbox projects are “early stage,” this covers the following examples:
I could provide a few projects which would be interested to join as sandbox projects:
Would appreciate any feedback, especially from the mentioned projects :P