Unfortunately, I am not an advanced developer in python. Although, I have
'Cygwin' in my system. Any heads up on that will be greatly appreciated?
School of Biological Sciences
University of Edinburgh, UK
From: Peter Cock <p.j.a.c...@googlemail.com>
To: Prasun Dutta <prasundutt...@yahoo.co.in>
Cc: "galaxy-...@bx.psu.edu" <galaxy-...@bx.psu.edu>
Sent: Friday, 1 February 2013 8:20 PM
Subject: Re: [galaxy-dev] install Galaxy in Windows (URGENT)
On Fri, Feb 1, 2013 at 2:33 PM, Prasun Dutta <prasundutt...@yahoo.co.in> wrote:
> I have Windows Vista and 8 in two separate laptops. I need to install a
> local version of Galaxy server in both the systems. I am unable to
> understand or follow the instructions given in your website
> (http://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Admin/Get%20Galaxy). Could you kindly
> help me or just explain me stepwise how to install it in my system?
> Prasun Dutta
Quoting that page,
"The installation procedure is simple and is nearly identical for UNIX/Linux
and Mac OS X. We are no longer supporting the Windows platform with
our distribution, so you will have to build your own Python eggs if you
want to install it on Windows (see Admin/Config/Windows for some tips).
Of course, Windows users can use our public Galaxy server from their
Right now you *can't* install Galaxy on Windows. Only if you were an
experienced Python developer with cross-platform experience would
it even be worth trying.
The idea is you just run a web-browser on your (Windows) Laptop,
and connect to Galaxy running on a (Linux) server. Just like you
should be able to use your (Windows) Laptop to connect to the
public Galaxy at http://usegalaxy.org
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