[Owasp-leaders] Proposing new guidelines to start code/tool projects

Munir Njiru munir.njiru at owasp.org
Mon Aug 25 07:07:58 UTC 2014


I totally agree with that idea


On Thu, Aug 21, 2014 at 8:30 PM, johanna curiel curiel <
johanna.curiel at owasp.org> wrote:

> Leaders
>
> After reviewing the entire list of code and tool projects , from incubator
> to labs and flagship I have observed a main issue: Many projects start
> without a single line of code, a binary or executable version of a program.
>
> This really creates an 'empty' list of projects(more than 50 projects were
> empty) that never launched or released a single line of code.
>
> At OWASP we don't have an army of volunteers or paid staff to keep up
> monitoring and maintain this, therefore I'm proposing a new guideline to
> solve this issue. Anyone who wishes to start a project(tool/code) must have
> at least:
> -An open source repository
> -At least some code written
>
> The bar is low to allow development, but I think that any code/tool
> project must have at least this in order to be consider incubator.
>
> Let me know your thoughts and we can add this to the guidelines
>
> Regards
>
> Johanna
>
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