> But I think it might be a lot easier to manage if step names were based on
> the titles of the history items instead of "data 2" or whatever.
> Has this been tried and rejected for some reason?
It's been tried and rejected because dataset names get very long and unwieldy.
E.g. "Sam/Bam Alignment Summary Metrics on Tophat on Filter FASTQ on
> Would a pull request implementing this change be welcomed?
What we imagine would help is a way to easily show/find a dataset's analysis
path -- its parents and its decendants -- so that it's possible to trace the
datasets/tools used to create a dataset and the tools/datasets subsequently
This is something we'd like to do but haven't put much effort into yet.
Community contributions in this space would be great.
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