On 01/25/2012 08:20 PM, Kim, Hyunsoo wrote:
I'm kind of lost here. Does "Data Library" allow regular users to upload files directly to Galaxy from their remote work station, or does it allow users to use files that are already exist in Galaxy?
just to clarify: regular user can copy (ie: using scp) their data to the galaxy server, and then use the advantages of Data Libraries, see the "user_library_import_dir" option in the 'universe_wsgi.ini' file.
My intention was to using HTML5 file uploader which chunks large file(> 2GB) into smaller pieces so that regular users can upload large files through Galaxy's GUI without external FTP tool.
-----Original Message----- From: Hans-Rudolf Hotz [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 4:02 AM To: Kim, Hyunsoo Cc: email@example.com Subject: Re: [galaxy-dev] Uploading large file in browser
On 01/24/2012 10:27 PM, Kim, Hyunsoo wrote:
I have local instance of galaxy and wanted to modify "upload file" so that I will be able to upload large files (> 2GB).
The reason I am trying to do this in browser is that extra tools for FTP do not really work in my environment because of all the constraints and firewalls.
I came up with jQuery file upload tool (http://blueimp.github.com/jQuery-File-Upload/), and the tool seems fine if it is possible me to integrate into my galaxy instance.
My questions are:
-Is it too cumbersome to achieve this goal with external tools?
-how deep should I hit the galaxy (at the code level) to integrate this jquery tool?
-Are there any alternatives to upload large files in browser without FTP?
as an alternative: have you looked into using "Data Libraries", see:
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