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When I'm viewing a page with the source code of a certain file on the "master" or "main" branch, often I want to copy the URL of that file but at its actual commit hash so that it's a permalink.

GitLab makes this super obvious. E.g. https://gitlab.com/gitlab-com/chief-of-staff-team/cos-team/-/blob/master/.gitlab/issue_templates/informal_board_meeting.md shows:

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GitHub makes it possible too.

What is the fastest, most convenient way to do the same in Bitbucket?

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Its not quick per se, but it is the quickest I've found :-/

Tested on Bitbucket Server v6.10.1

  1. Navigate in the bitbucket to the file you want to link to e.g. https://bitbucket.acme.com/bitbucket/projects/foo/repos/bar/browse/docker/Dockerfile
  2. In the right hand corner of the page there should be sentence like: 'Ms. Frizzle authored fb67a3f2efc 07 April 2021 03:16 PM' Copy the git sha into your clipboard.
  3. In your browser address bar add '?at=' to the end of the url in 1, then paste in the git sha from 2) and hit return, e.g. https://bitbucket.acme.com/bitbucket/projects/foo/repos/bar/browse/docker/Dockerfile?at=fb67a3f2efc

That should give you a shareable permalink.

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On Bitbucket Server v6.10.8 (You find your version on the very bottom of any bitbucket page. Maybe this also works for older versions)

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