Can I explicitly ask the GitLab web GUI to load the latest version of a file in the URI?

Problem to solve

I’d like to be able to go to the latest revision of a file whilst indicating that this is deliberate, rather than merely an omission of the commit.

Steps to reproduce

There is no document kind of vanity variable like “latest” which can be utilized in place of the commit ID, like instead of


  1. Self-managed
  2. SaaS

?ref_type=heads might provide this, albeit merely implicitly.