baseRelDir cannot be set to false in new netlify sites or change to true from older sites

baseRelDIr is not settable by end users of netlify causing new forks of a site created prior to 2019 to never be compatible with netlify.toml in the base directory.

Step to reproduce:
create new site

Revert PR #6907 as site is not deploying by OrlinVasilev · Pull Request #6981 · vmware-tanzu/velero (github.com)

My prior post/comments hidden for some reason.
Deploy did not succeed: Deploy directory “site/site/public” does not exist - Support - Netlify Support Forums

link is intentionally broken into hub and git with hyphen to get around weird post restriction.

issue has been filed at baseRelDir cannot be set to false in new netlify sites or change to true from older sites · Issue #5342 · netlify/build (github.com)

Thanks for filing that! I’ve asked our dev team if they can look into it for us.