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How Do I…¶
This section contains a number of smaller topics with links and examples meant to provide relatively concrete answers for specific Galaxy development scenarios.
… interact with the Galaxy database interactively?¶
This can be done with either IPython or a plain Python console, depending on your preferences:
python -i scripts/db_shell.py
We’ve added a makefile which will let you do this. You can simple run:
If you prefer docker and aren’t a JS developer primarily, you can run
Please see the
Makefile itself for details and other options. There is also a readme at