Qiime-tools import

Kindly help with this command
source activate qiime2-2018.6

qiime cutadapt demux-paired
–i-seqs /home/kmasenya/lustre/MultiplexedPairedEndBarcodeInSequence
–m-forward-barcodes-column metadata.tsv
–o-per-sample-sequences demux.qza

I get this error Usage: qiime cutadapt demux-paired [OPTIONS]

Error: Invalid value for “–i-seqs”: Path “/home/kmat/lustre/MultiplexedPairedEndBarcodeInSequence” is a directory.
qiime.err (END)
Please assist

Hi @kedi!

This error is because you are specifying a directory, not an Artifact, for input. Have you had a chance to review the docs? We have many tutorials with plenty of examples. Let us know if you get stuck! :qiime2: :t_rex:

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