Hi Hans (and all),
Thank you for the recommendation. I wasn't even aware of this feature--it
is exactly what our site needs.
But I have yet been able to successfully transfer a history this way.
I've tried various permutations of importing/exporting to/from our site
and galaxy (http://main.g2.bx.psu.edu/), but everytime I click submit on
the "Import from File" page, nothing seems to happen. My history is a
small test-set containing two trivial files so it should transfer over
immediately. Sometimes when I click on the Export to file button, my
browser downloads a tar-ball. But I can't submit this tarball on the
"import from file" page because it expects a URL.
I was wondering if there are other devs out there who might be able to
replicate my "bug". It would help me to determine if it is something
specific to our deployment, or whether this might be a galaxy
bug. If you've been able to get Export to/Import from file to work for
your site *recently* I'd love to talk to you!
For those who are interested, the link generated for my
> Have you tried the 'Export to File' followed by 'Import from File' for
> individual histories? This worked for us very well, at least for small
> histories with small data files associated with them a few months ago.
> Regards, Hans
> On 09/23/2011 09:26 PM, lenta...@jimmy.harvard.edu wrote:
>> We are running two instances of galaxy on our site--one internal, the
>> other external. Some of our internal users have data on the external
>> instance. What might be the easiest way to transfer the data of our
>> internal users from the external to the internal instance? OR Is there
>> way to transfer data between galaxy instances? I thought that I'd give
>> this mailing list a shot before telling our internal users that they
>> have to re-load the data on the internal instance.
>> Len Taing
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