Created by: ens-carlos
VARCHAR(20) is too short for some assembly names.
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Using one or more sentences, describe in detail the proposed changes. Increased length of old_assembly and new_assembly columns in the mapping_session table in the core databases.
Describe the problem. Please provide an example representing the motivation behind the need for having these changes in place. Xenopus tropicalis assembly name would appear truncated as "Xenopus_tropicalis_v" in the current database schema.
If applicable, describe the advantages the changes will have. Longer assembly names would be supported.
If applicable, describe any possible undesirable consequence of the changes. More space would be required.
Have you added/modified unit tests to test the changes? No. I think the existing unit tests should work.
If so, do the tests pass/fail? N/A.
Have you run the entire test suite and no regression was detected? No.