Hey Peter, You're correct, currently the only top level description field for a workflow is that Annotation/Notes field. While it wouldn't have rich text, is it reasonable to programmatically generate something like what you're suggesting from the combination of the primary Annotation/Notes fields and each step Annotation (when available)?
-Dannon On Mon, May 6, 2013 at 2:36 PM, Peter Cock <p.j.a.c...@googlemail.com>wrote: > Hello all, > > I've recently started sharing some sample workflows on the Galaxy Tool > Shed, > http://toolshed.g2.bx.psu.edu/view/peterjc/rxlr_venn_workflow > http://toolshed.g2.bx.psu.edu/view/peterjc/secreted_protein_workflow > > When writing a Galaxy tool we have a lot of flexibility within the <help> > tag to describe the tool, its output, and relevant references using some > nice markup language for things like bold fonts and tables. > > I would very much like something similar for embedding README or > help text into a workflow - which again should be shown to the user, > both on the 'View workflow action' but also under the "Run workflow" / > "Execute" button when actually running a workflow. > > Am I overlooking something or is the only workflow level description > the plain text 'Annotation / Notes' field? > > Thanks, > > Peter > > P.S. I'm not talking about the repository level README text which I > can use for a workflow repository - that is only really seen by the > Galaxy administrator (not by the users within the Galaxy web-interface) > and is not specific to each workflow. > ___________________________________________________________ > 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/ > > To search Galaxy mailing lists use the unified search at: > http://galaxyproject.org/search/mailinglists/ >
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