Stable links for main Tool Shed repositories?

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Stable links for main Tool Shed repositories?

Peter Cock
Hello all,

Having asked this before, I knew the friendly and memorable alias existed for the main Galaxy Tool Shed,

Currently tools there have a unique stable shareable URL like this:

(Due to the current frame based design, that redirects to a
less pleasant URL)

>From a little experimentation, the following style aliases also work:

Is that deliberate? Can it be relied on, and are these style URLs
actually preference? If so, could the Tool Shed be enhanced
to allow a default stem for the URL (rather than the current
host name) to show these URLs instead?

(Personally I find the based URLs more presentable
compared to which feels less permanent.)


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