I would check out the history API documentation - if you find the history via the API the 'id' attribute is the encoded ID you need.
Using bioblend client: https://bioblend.readthedocs.org/en/latest/api_docs/galaxy/docs.html Using REST API directly: http://galaxy.readthedocs.org/en/master/api/quickstart.html -John On Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 5:37 PM, rbrown Brown <rbr...@insilico.us.com> wrote: > Good afternoon John, > > Your patch works great for opening Galaxy with a specific History, but one > needs to know the encrypted version of the History ID. > > How does one obtain that, or convert the clear text version to an encrypted > id? > > Thanks again, > > Bob > > ----- Forwarded Message ----- > From: John Chilton <jmchil...@gmail.com> > Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org > Sent: Mon, 14 Sep 2015 13:44:01 -0000 (UTC) > Subject: Re: [galaxy-dev] Opening Galaxy with a specified History Name > It looks like you can specify a tool or workflow to jump straight to > but not a history. > > > The following pull request(https://github.com/galaxyproject/galaxy/pull/725) > extends this functionality to include histories. You will need the encoded > history ID as returned by the workflow and > history API to use this – e.g. on my test laptop the following URL > worked to switch histories after applying the patch in the pull > request – http://localhost:8080/root?history_id=1cd8e2f6b131e892. > > > Hope this helps, > -John > > > > On Thu, Sep 10, 2015 at 6:23 PM, <rbrown1...@comcast.net> wrote: >> Good afternoon John, >> We are running a self defined workflow in Galaxy and have a unique history >> for each dataset we are working on. This workflow is run repeatedly to >> tackle an entire dataset, requiring the user the use Galaxy multiple times >> with other steps outside of Galaxy. >> The user enters via a web app, and we would like to bring the user into >> their Galaxy account with the correct history loaded for the dataset they >> are trying to process. >> Is there a way to specify the history when starting Galaxy, not just use >> the >> last one from the previous session? >> Thanks, >> Bob >> ----- Original Message ----- >> From: John Chilton <jmchil...@gmail.com> >> To: rbrown1...@comcast.net >> Cc: email@example.com >> Sent: Wed, 09 Sep 2015 15:32:39 -0000 (UTC) >> Subject: Re: [galaxy-dev] Opening Galaxy with a specified History Name >> Can you please elaborate on what will be driving this? You can >> certainly create a history and run jobs with the API. It sounds like >> what you want though is an external web application or something that >> will have a link to create a new history for the current users's >> session. I'm not sure this is currently supported since this wouldn't >> involve the API but it can probably be hacked together for your >> application. >> -John >> On Sat, Sep 5, 2015 at 8:17 PM, <rbrown1...@comcast.net> wrote: >>> To all, >>> I would like to open a Galaxy session programmatically (schedule Galaxy >>> with >>> their user name and password) and have the Galaxy session open with a >>> history name I specify. So if there was work done previously under that >>> history name, those output files will appear in the history window -- >>> without the user having to change the history name manually to see them. >>> Is this possible? >>> Thanks, >>> bob >>> >>> ___________________________________________________________ >>> 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: >>> https://lists.galaxyproject.org/ >>> >>> To search Galaxy mailing lists use the unified search at: >>> http://galaxyproject.org/search/mailinglists/ > > > > > > > > ___________________________________________________________ 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: https://lists.galaxyproject.org/ To search Galaxy mailing lists use the unified search at: http://galaxyproject.org/search/mailinglists/