Strange Link within documentation


there is a strange “vendor link” on the documentation page for the “WeAct Studio BlackPill V2.0 (STM32F411CE)” board:

The link has some auto redirection to GitHub - modauthgssapi/MiniSTM32F4x1 which seems strange to me.

What is happening here?

Well the docs is showing what the “URL” for the board JSON has. And that was last changed two years ago in


And now someone seems to have taken over that gihub page after the original WeActTC github account was deleted and placed that funny text on it. (But of course, none of that content will be downloaded by PlatformIO, the link is just in the metadata). The real URL of that chinese vendor now seems to be

This is now tracked in

Resolved per