It is an idea I had, I think it would be useful in various deployment scenarios. Thoughts?
Augment run.sh to search for the optional environment variable
GALAXY_UNIVERSE_CONFIG_DIR. If this is set, before Galaxy is launched
the directory specified by the environment variable is searched for
ini config files. These files are merged into a single configuration
structure and written back out as universe.ini.
This should allow for a more modular configuration of Galaxy. The
files are merged in lexiographic order and later files can override
properties specified ealier on. If a consistent naming scheme is used
this can be really useful:
As an example, one might specify the files as such: