Created by: nerdstrike
Adds a single unit test for a parser, and a database test harness to facilitate that. Small opening in BaseParser made to remove tight dependency on XrefParser::Database
Testing parsers is hard. They require a database handle as argument, and the testable output appears directly in the database.
A test harness without needing to use Bio::EnsEMBL::Test. ORM functionality should make query-based testing easier, and allow schema upgrades to occur without undue suffering by way of DBIC.
DBIC dependencies, foreign key conflicts in constraint-free xref code, no Travis harness, but we should be adding that to the new repo instead of this one. Generated ORM is now diverged from original schema - there are changes that are required for DBIC to work with the schema.
I wrote the only tests that exist. No Travis yet.