Greg; > I agree that implementing an ajax approach to rendering libraries may > be a good solution, but also may be difficult. We'll analyze this a > bit more and see if it will be reasonable.
Great -- thanks for taking a look. > We made a decision when we implemented libraries that we would provide > fine grained security at the dataset level. The trade-off, obviously, > is that it takes time to check every dataset. Another approach to > solve this would be to not provide as fine-grained security, and have > security at the folder level rather than the dataset level. If this is > done, all dataset within a folder would be required to have the same > security. What are your thoughts on this approach? This sounds like a very reasonable trade off. We go one further and use Data Library level security, so everything within a library has the same permissions, but I can definitely see how having the ability to control is at the folder level would be useful. Brad ___________________________________________________________ Please keep all replies on the list by using "reply all" in your mail client. To manage your subscriptions to this and other Galaxy lists, please use the interface at: http://lists.bx.psu.edu/