I have the following problem: Whenever I open a Bitbucket folder within a repository with a README.md, I get "An error occured. Something went wrong while trying to serve your request. Try reloading the page." When I click on the filename "README.md", I get "403 Forbidden". Cloning works fine, including README.md. Does anyone know how to fix this strange issue? I have had it with Bitbucket 6.0.0 and it remains after upgrading to 7.5.2. Disabling all add-ons does not help either.
Thank you for your help
I see that our support team was able to help resolve this issue via the support case you raised. For the benefit of others who may encounter this question on Community, I am including the findings here.
The configuration for Apache (in httpd.conf) which was used as a reverse proxy included a match directive that blocked the readme.md file. This configuration appears to be default in some software packages:
Require all denied
Removing the matcher for the *md* extension or the *readme* filename from the matcher will allow Bitbucket to serve the file correctly.
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