Re: netdata shitshow
I get your point but disagree with your example.
Harbor is delivered as a set of containers and I would consider it cloud native. For convenience it is also delivered as a virtual appliance.
Looking back to version 0.5.0 (Dec 6, 2016) we see it uses docker/docker-compose for running on Linux:
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If I recall correctly, for instance, when Harbor was added, it was a valuable component for cloud-native deployment - but it was not itself cloud-native, since it was delivered as a virtual appliance...
Roger B.A. Klorese