Galaxy provides the upload of files from user directories via the
user_library_import_dir tag in universe_wsgi.ini.
1. If i choose "upload from directory" in the data-libraries menu, first
i have a list of folders to choose. How can i assign different folders
to the same user? Normally it is only possible to upload files from the
users home directory, which matches the username i guess-
2. There is an option: copy files into galaxy: yes/no. If i choose "no"
it seems to me that the file gets copied still, because it takes ages to
3. Assuming the "linking" of files into galaxy would work: If i choose
once the users home directory for uploading files and link those into
galaxy, and later i add more files to the folder and want to upload
those, ALL files would be uplinked into galaxy again, no matter if they
already exist? Is there a way to choose which files of the folder should
Thanks in advance!