The Galaxy's ability to pull files with user/password from FTP sites as a client is
However, I need to pull data from an HTTP site at a sequencing center with user/password
(already tried to get them to set up an FTP server, no luck). Any way to do this?
If not, would it be easy to add?
>> We'd like to set up our local Galaxy to be able to import
>> sequences) from an ftp site (with a username/password) into
>> account. Does Galaxy support FTP or would we have to write a
>> script to do it via HTTP and use the standard data connection
> Hi Steve,
> You can actually put FTP URLs directly in the URL/paste box on
> upload form. With a username and password, the format would be:
> I haven't tested that the user/pass bit works, but it should.
Yep. It works. Thanks for the tip!