Attachment download path outside base path

I changed the base path of confluence from / to /confluence and now all attachment download links still point to /download instead of /confluence/download. Is the download root absolute and not relative to the confluence base path? Is it separately configurable?


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Did you followed the instructions in How to Relocate the Confluence Home Directory? Did you updated the new path in the file <confluence-install-directory>/confluence/WEB-INF/classes/

I did not relocate the confluence home directory, hence the setting in is still set to the correct location on the file system. I think it's a rendering problem, because the generated attachment links still refer to http://hostname/download/attachments/xxx/yyyyy.zz instead of http://hostname/confluence/download/attachments/xxx/yyyyy.zz although I changed the base directory to /confluence.

just to clarify: I'm talking about the setting General Configuration > Server Base Url

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