This page is for anyone who has been tempted to add files (e.g. js, css) into JIRA's
This is now filed as a JIRA bug,
Let's pick on
jira.jboss.org for our demo, but you can use any public, non-Cloud JIRA instance fronted by Apache (not nginx, which seems to mask the problem). Try hitting https://jira.jboss.org/robots.txt. This loads, but hangs for 20 seconds.
- Now you know why JIRA's 404 page always seems slow.
I would file a bug, but Atlassian no longer accept bug reports on https://jira.atlassian.com, and filed as bug
indirectly via support request
Jira server Atlassian JIRA serverId 144880e9-a353-312f-9412-ed028e8166fa key JRASERVER-66932
atlassian-jira, you can't rely on Tomcat to serve them. Better to serve the static files directly via your frontend webserver.