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Typo in --shed_target fails with cryptic connection aborted gaierror #217
It took me a long to to realise the problem here was a typo in the Tool Shed alias (I'd originally typed
As an aside, the message "Could not update ..." appears to be from checking if the repository already exists (at the time or writing, it does not). This might be clearer depending where else the message appears:
This same usability issue affects other commands too, e.g.
I suggest planemo should catch this error and turn it into a more user-friendly error message, and/or do some pre-validation of the
Yep, that's ugly but nevertheless, far more helpful. Thanks!