On Thu, Aug 16, 2012 at 6:53 PM, Dan Tenenbaum <dtene...@fhcrc.org> wrote: > Hi John, > > On Thu, Aug 16, 2012 at 9:51 AM, John Patterson <jmpa...@g.uky.edu> wrote: >> >> Hello Dan, >> >> The easiest way to go about this, since you said that none of your >> filters are mutually exclusive, is to use the "select" datatype. I don't >> think you even need the conditional tags. Galaxy says that you need <when> >> tag sets when you use conditionals, but this is not true, as I have similar >> code as I have written below. Use type="select" in your parameter. This >> gives you a button that can have a multitude of options, but most of mine >> are simply used like booleans. Something like this: >> ... > > This is extremely helpful! Thanks. > I find the select box yes/no idiom a bit awkward. I'd prefer a > checkbox (just a single one, not one each for "yes" and "no") but > doing a select box is ok too, I can live with that.
Using a boolean checkbox should work - although early on it wasn't possible thus many older tools use a select instead: https://bitbucket.org/galaxy/galaxy-central/issue/393/cant-use-checkbox-boolean-with-conditional 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/