In Bitbucket 6.x, while creating a fork we can chose a specific project where the fork should be created. However, the choice is ignored and the fork is created as users' private repository. It is possible to move the repository to a project afterward.
The issue doesn't occur in Stash 3.x - Bitbucket 5.x
Every environment with Bitbucket 6.x.
- Create a new project.
- Create a new repository and populate it with files.
- Go to forks -> Create fork
- Select the current or any other project in Fork creation screen
- Click 'Fork repository'
A fork is created in the project selected.
A fork is created as users' private repository in users' space.
(Optional - If Necessary)
- Fork a repository
- Move a repository to desired project afterward