please have a look at the FTP-Upload feature from galaxy.
The idea is that every user gets an FTP folder in which he can upload
data. If you create such a directory you can probably link your data in
such directories and galaxy will offer them to the users in the upload
Hope that helps.
> hopefully this is a simple question: How can I include a folder into the
> Galaxy server?
> The backgroud is, that I installed Galaxy on one of out server, which
> has access to the data folders used everywhere at our institute. So,
> instead of uploading and copying serveral big files (and waisting space
> on servers) I want to make a link to the appropiate folder, so it can be
> used like as the data has been uploaded. I hope I explained enough
> details... The question is: is it possible?
> Thanks for help, Norbert
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