How does one get admin privileges to make datasets available to
multiple users? Or is that only available for local installations?
Hilary G. Morrison, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist
Josephine Bay Paul Center
Marine Biological Laboratory
7 MBL Street
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1015
Admin permissions are not required to share/publish a history
datasets. Use "Options -> Share or Publish" to view the options:
1 - generate a link that you can email to specific users
2 - publish the dataset publicly so that everyone can view it under
"Shared Data -> Published Histories".
3 - enter in specific user accounts to grant access. You will need to
know their Galaxy account's email address.
This creates "Shared History" content, but not "Data Libraries" (which
is for local instances). Simply put the data that you want to share
a history to group it together and it will provide the same
Hopefully this helps,