It appears this topic is a bit out of date. I am using the Bitnami WordPress stack (latest) and there's no file name htaccess.conf. There is, however a wordpress-htaccess.conf file, located at /opt/bitnami/wordpress:
Does this file do the same thing? If so, the instructions in this post say to put your Rewrite code in between Directory tags:
I tried doing this using the path above as well as /opt/bitnami/wordpress but redirects do not work.
Many of the links in this post appear to be broken/generic redirects to index pages, so I cannot find any current information on this topic.
Does anyone know where place htaccess code in the latest Bitnami WordPress image?