My recent change set 7753:c28c5f906c6b added the ability to view a tool shed
repository's README file from the pop-up menu on pages in the tool shed
repository as well as in the Galaxy Admin UUI for installed repositories.
Since many of these README files are rather large, I needed to display them on
a separate page, hence the need for the new Repository Actions popup menu "View
On Aug 28, 2012, at 9:48 AM, Peter Cock wrote:
>> This works only if
>> using the tool shed installation process, so for example, if
>> installing the venn_list repository, clicking "Install to local Galaxy"
>> in this screenshot:
> Ah. I see now it just isn't doing what I expected - apologies for
> any misdirection.
> I had assumed if a README file was present, it would be shown
> prominent while browsing on the ToolShed. On closer examination
> of an example repository where there is a file named exactly
> 'README' (e.g. fubar's clustalw tool) that isn't shown either.
> Is there any reason not to show the contents of the README file
> (using the discussed name variations) on the main ToolShed
> repository view, e.g. under a new yellow section header?
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