Documentation

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Developer Tutorial

An introduction to everything required to properly use Dockstore. Learn about how Docker and CWL/WDL/Nextflow are changing how scientists use and create tools via a series of tutorials which goes through the whole process of:

  • Creating a tool with Docker
  • Describing the tool with a descriptor file
  • Creating a Dockstore account
  • Registering the tool on Dockstore

The tool we will be using throughout this tutorial is BAMStats. It is a tool for summarising Next Generation Sequencing alignments. It accepts a BAM file and produces a ZIP file containing an HTML report on the alignment.

Start this tutorial with Getting Started With Docker