Here's a Trello card for this:

https://trello.com/c/s8tfbW4x

On Jul 17, 2014, at 1:38 PM, Peter Cock <p.j.a.c...@googlemail.com> wrote:

> Good point Greg.
> 
> Let's refine this slightly then, a new special ToolShed repository type for
> a *single* datatype definition. That avoids this problem :)
> 
> (This does not help with suites of very closely related datatypes -
> like different
> kinds of BLAST database.)
> 
> Peter
> 
> On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 6:35 PM, Greg Von Kuster <g...@bx.psu.edu> wrote:
>> This would be easy to implement, but could adversely affect reproducibility.
>> If a repository containing datatypes always had only a single installable
>> revision (i.e., the chagelog tip), then any datatypes defined in an early
>> changeset revision that are removed in a later changeset revision would
>> no longer be available.
>> 
>> Greg
>> 
>> On Jul 17, 2014, at 1:30 PM, Peter Cock <p.j.a.c...@googlemail.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 6:10 PM, Björn Grüning
>>> <bjoern.gruen...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> ... but the problem will stay the same ... one [datatype definition] 
>>>> repository
>>>> can have multiple versions ...
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> I like your idea that like tool dependency definitions, this should be a 
>>> special
>>> repository type on the ToolShed:
>>> 
>>> Earlier, Björn Grüning <bjoern.gruen...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Imho datatypes should be handled like "Tool dependency definitions".
>>>> There should be only one "installable revsion".
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> This is something Greg will have to comment on - there may be
>>> ramifications I'm not seeing.
>>> 
>>> Peter
>>> 
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