Fastqc component, please see


ID: fastqc
Namespace: qc

This component can take one or more files (by means of shell globbing) or a complete directory

Example commands

You can run the pipeline using nextflow run.

View help

You can use --help as a parameter to get an overview of the possible parameters.

nextflow run openpipelines-bio/openpipeline \
  -r 0.12.6 -latest \
  -main-script target/nextflow/qc/fastqc/ \

Run command

Example of params.yaml
# Arguments
mode: "files"
input: # please fill in - example: "fastq_dir/"
# output: "$id.$key.output.output"
# threads: 123

# Nextflow input-output arguments
publish_dir: # please fill in - example: "output/"
# param_list: "my_params.yaml"
nextflow run openpipelines-bio/openpipeline \
  -r 0.12.6 -latest \
  -profile docker \
  -main-script target/nextflow/qc/fastqc/ \
  -params-file params.yaml

Replace -profile docker with -profile podman or -profile singularity depending on the desired backend.

Argument group


Name Description Attributes
--mode The mode in which the component works. Can be either files or dir. string, default: "files"
--input Directory containing input fastq files. file, required, example: "fastq_dir"
--output Output directory to write reports to. file, required, example: "qc"
--threads Specifies the number of files which can be processed simultaneously. Each thread will be allocated 250MB of memory. integer