Tools

Run an existing tool or create a new tool.

Create a New Tool

Option 1: Create tool from notebook

  1. Create a new notebook.
  2. Include the word CrossCompute in the first code cell. Initialize arguments in the first code cell.
  3. # CrossCompute
    x = 1
    y = 2
    
  4. Print properties in x = y format.
    print('z = %s' % (x + y))  # Python
    
  5. Draft a tool template in the first cell and a result template in the last cell using markdown syntax.
  6. Click the green paper plane to preview your tool.

Option 2: Upload tool archive

  1. Download our application framework.
    pip install -U crosscompute crosscompute-types
  2. Create a configuration file based on our examples and documentation.
    pcreate -s cc-python your-tool
    crosscompute run
    crosscompute serve
    
  3. Compress the configuration file, script and templates into a single archive and upload the archive using the button below.
    Upload Tool

After testing that your tool works properly on our site, send the URL of the tool to your users.

Run an Existing Tool

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Possible Pairs same set (created 8 days ago by Salah Ahmed)
Binomial Coefficient (created 9 days ago by Salah Ahmed)
Combinations of x items (created 9 days ago by Salah Ahmed)
Using python to scrape data from pubmed (created 9 days ago by Salah Ahmed)
greatest common denominator (created 9 days ago by Salah Ahmed)
Compute Angle Defined by Three Points (created 13 days ago by Roy Hyunjin Han)
Pathfinding w/ obstacles (created 14 days ago by Salah Ahmed)
Tristan's Trial (created 16 days ago by Tristan Tham)
Extract Names Using Polyglot (created 19 days ago by Roy Hyunjin Han)
Filter Organizations by Language and Location (created 23 days ago by Roy Hyunjin Han)
Estimate Electricity Cost by Technology from Population (created 9 months ago by Roy Hyunjin Han)