On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 2:31 PM, Peter Cock <p.j.a.cock(a)googlemail.com> wrote:
On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 5:58 PM, Peter Cock
> Hi all,
> I'm aware that in an individual tool's XML wrapper you can add
> hidden="true" to the <tool> element to hide the tool from the
> listing shown in Galaxy's left hand panel (but the tool is still
> loaded and can be called by old workflows etc).
> Can this be done via the tool_conf.xml file as well? This would
> seem useful from a system configuration point of view where
> it seems wrong to edit the tool wrappers themselves.
> In fact, it might also be nice to add hidden="true" support to
> <section> as well as <tool> in tool_conf.xml - although I'm not
> so sure how useful that would be.
I've filed an enhancement request for this:
Here's the new link to issue 481 ported from bitbucket to trello,
Given things have changed quite a bit with tool_conf.xml now
being combined with tools installed via the ToolShed, does this
suggestion still make sense? I'd still find it useful sometimes.