Stage 1: Assessment
In this phase, codebase communities and the Foundation for Public Code decide if:
- the codebase is a good fit for Foundation for Public Code stewardship
- Foundation for Public Code stewardship will meet the community's goals and ambitions
Stage 2: Incubation
Codebases in incubation are working to meet the Standard for Public Code.
Stage 3: Mature
Mature codebases and communities fully meet the Standard for Public Code.
Stage 4: Attic
Codebases and communitities that were once Standard compliant but aren't anymore are in the attic.