Hi Jennifer,

That's true. Completely forgot about this option which it is more
convenient than downloading and re-importing. I still think I need the
Multiple Output Files route cause I really want to automate the full
processing of the data using the API.

Thanks for pointing it out,
Carlos


On Tue, Sep 10, 2013 at 3:59 PM, Jennifer Jackson <j...@bx.psu.edu> wrote:
> Hi Carlos,
>
> Nice this is being worked on.
>
> Just wanted to mention a quick tip for loading barcode splitter output:
> 1- right click on the output name & copy the link
> 2- open 'Get Data -> Upload File' tool, and paste link into box. Execute.
> 3- Repeat for all.
>
> Data will load as dataset, no downloading/uploading required. I find that 
> pasting all the links into a temp text file, then copy/paste all at once into 
> the Upload tool speeds this up - as it then loads all in one go.
>
> Not perfect, but maybe helpful for now.
>
> Best,
> Jen
> Galaxy team
>
> On Sep 10, 2013, at 11:49 AM, Carlos Borroto <carlos.borr...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Cool, I got a tweet about this tool from @GalaxyProject[1].
>>
>> To further explain what I'm trying to accomplish here, as I realized
>> not everybody might know what using "Multiple Output Files" and
>> specifically "Number of Output datasets cannot be determined until
>> tool run"[2] entails.
>>
>> The current Barcode Splitter available on Galaxy Main and based on
>> FASTX-toolkit by Assaf Gordon, makes all output files accessible
>> through HTML links. This is not very convenient, as if you want to
>> use, and you probably do, these outputs in a downstream analysis
>> inside Galaxy, your only solution right now is to download the linked
>> files in the HTML output and manually re-import then into Galaxy. The
>> tool I wrote includes the option of writing the output files(splitted
>> FASTA or FASTQ files) with a naming convention that can be used with
>> Galaxy's "Multiple Output Files" so all results files are
>> automatically added to your history. I believe you still can't easily
>> use this tool upstream in a workflow. As I far as I can tell tools
>> without a known number of outputs can't be used upstream in workflows.
>> I do think you can accomplish some automation using the API, although
>> I haven't tested this yet.
>>
>> [1]https://twitter.com/galaxyproject/status/377497531745595392
>> [2]http://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Admin/Tools/Multiple%20Output%20Files#Number_of_Output_datasets_cannot_be_determined_until_tool_run
>>
>> Best,
>> Carlos
>>
>> On Fri, Sep 6, 2013 at 1:58 PM, Carlos Borroto <carlos.borr...@gmail.com> 
>> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I was wondering if I could get someone to test this new barcode
>>> splitter I wrote. The main reason for me to duplicate the already
>>> great fastx-toolkit based splitter, is so I can use galaxy's multiple
>>> output capabilities.
>>>
>>> You can find this tool in the testtoolshed for now(after some more
>>> testing I will moved to the main toolshed):
>>> http://testtoolshed.g2.bx.psu.edu/view/cjav/split_by_barcode
>>>
>>> Hopefully I got Galaxy's tool dependency system right(it works on my
>>> box, not that this says much) and installing this tool should be quite
>>> easy.
>>>
>>> I have to say big thanks to Biopython and this[1] anonymous soul for
>>> making it quite easy to write the actual code doing the heavy lifting.
>>>
>>> [1]https://gist.github.com/dgrtwo/3725741
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Carlos
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