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The latest information about Galaxy is always available via the Galaxy
website above.

Galaxy requires Python 2.4, 2.5 or 2.6. To check your python version, run:

% python -V
Python 2.4.4

Before starting Galaxy for the first time, please run the setup script:

% sh

If finishes successfully, you can then proceed to starting Galaxy:

% sh

Once Galaxy completes startup, you should be able to view Galaxy in your
browser at:


You may wish to make changes from the default configuration.  This can be done
in the universe_wsgi.ini file.  Tools are configured in tool_conf.xml.  Details
on adding tools can be found on the Galaxy website (linked above).

Not all dependencies are included for the tools provided in the sample
tool_conf.xml.  A full list of external dependencies is available at: