I know Galaxy is independent of the underlying queuing system but is
it possible to display the status of the queue to users via the Galaxy
I understand that the jobs are submitted under the name of the owner
of the Galaxy process. And that there is a way to fix this , but I
think I'm fine with leaving it as-is. I guess it would be nice if
users can see how long the queue is.
The naive way that I'm thinking about is to have a cronjob that runs
"squeue" (we are using SLURM) periodically. Its output is cleaned up
by a script and a "static" HTML file is generated for Galaxy to
I don't know if there is a more sensible way that fits within the
framework of Galaxy. Is this approach acceptable or is there a better
/ easier way that I've completely missed?
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