On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 3:26 PM, Jelle Scholtalbers <j.scholtalb...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi Greg, > I do see the concern of uploading data through the api but I don't think > filtering on file types is the right solution. It seems to be an issue with > allowing everyone to register. Wouldn't it be better to at least validate > e-mail addresses of new users on the main instance? This would probably > resolve most issues related to unwanted content on the server?
That might be another good idea. > Furthermore I agree with Peter, that if you want to block certain file types > on your own instance, they should be removed from the datatypes_config.xml > and thereby disabling them. But we don't want to disable the formats - many tools may produce JPEG etc as output. Greg just wants to be able to block uploads by file type. > Btw I needed the images for the sample tracking part - e.g. uploading gel > fotos. Another good use case - do you analyse them in Galaxy too? Peter ___________________________________________________________ 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/