When we log in we get the error "The requested URL //index.action was not found on this server." This seems be because when you going to the wiki you are forwarded to "..../"login.action?os_destination=%252Findex.action"
There is a support ticket on the subject of which the solution doesn't work. The web.xml already has the entry "<welcome-file>index.action</welcome-file>".
So how do I change this? Is there anywhere else I can change the initial destination and remove the %252F part?
I believe that "%252F" is double encoded of "/" and "%2F" is single encoded of "/". The last segment of the URL has an additional slash which does not exist:
Usually this issue occurs when Confluence sits behind an Apache httpd server. There is a bug report regarding the additional slash in apache web site as wll.
I would like to recommend you to take a look at our KB for the resolution of this problem.
Let me know if you have any other question.
I would almost say: Well, duh. But I checked it anyway and no, there is no extra character there.
What I did notice, is that it is not the only line in the 'welcome' section. The section in full is
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