All right, I have changed the status to "hidden" (I'm not sure what that means but I suspect that it's not listed but if you happen to have a link you can see it). It looks like what's left of the archives is largely spam?

Feel free to send a PR that unlinks it from the PEP.

On Fri, May 28, 2021 at 2:37 PM Julien Palard via Python-Dev <> wrote:
Some bad news about, looks like
sourceforge lost a huge part of the mailing list: they have 0 message
before Sep. 2001.

So I think I'll soon drop the link(s) refering to it in the PEPs.

[Julien Palard](

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