Currently the Available Services is pretty flat. There is a request from Thomas Kuhn working on cdk-taverna to be able to specify deeper categories for the Local workers. From taverna-hackers thread "Integration Local Worker to the currentTaverna Release" at 2006-12-27:
What to I need to do to get such a folder structure within for my local
And I would like to have such a folder structure beside the Local Java
Is this possible?
This affects the LocalServiceScavenger and the definitions in localworkers.properties instances.
In addition other scavengers might want to be a bit more tree-like as well. Peter Li suggested to taverna-hackers in thread "Deeper trees in SoaplabScavenger" at 2006-10-05 that Soaplab services could be organized more hierarchical, and even had some patches ready:
Tom: I added some lines of code into SoaplabScavenger.java to
enable Soaplab services to be grouped under multiple child
tree nodes for easier browsing and to save space on the
. Might be worth adding into CVS?
However, we were not certain at the time if that was desirable or not.