Peter, I quite like this idea, and I think it might be possible to do as a simple extension to the validator framework. Basically, a flag indicating that failing a certain validation would be able to be considered a warning rather than an error. Or, allow a validator to return a sentinel indicating warning vs error.
-- James Taylor, Assistant Professor, Biology/CS, Emory University On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 11:08 AM, Peter Cock <p.j.a.c...@googlemail.com>wrote: > Hello all, > > I was wondering if anyone else writing Galaxy tools has > wanted to be able to show warning messages conditional > on tool options? > > For example, setting a parameter to a deprecated value > could trigger a warning message (with an OK/Cancel > dialogue to allow continuation or returning to the tool > options). More generally, a warning might be desirable > only if certain options are used together. > > Even stricter, for some tools it would be useful to show > an error message with particular option combinations, > and refuse to submit the job. > > Any thoughts? > > 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/ >
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