Preventing new Codespaces container from opening README in tab

Whenever I start a new container with Codespaces, it opens a tab with the README. I tried changing this behavior by setting workbench.startupEditor to none in workspace settings, remote settings (inside devcontainer.json) and user settings. But this has no effect and the README gets opened every time I spin up a new container. Is there a way to change this behavior?

Hey! There isn’t currently a way to control this behavior, but this is really good feedback. It might make sense for us to add a setting to control the Codespaces launch behavior :+1:

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