ExperimentHubData provides tools to add or modify resources in
ExperimentHub. This ‘hub’ houses curated data from courses,
publications or experiments. The resources are generally not files of raw data
(as can be the case in
AnnotationHub) but instead are
objects such as GRanges, SummarizedExperiment, data.frame etc. Each resource
has associated metadata that can be searched through the
ExperimentHub client interface.
offers an isolated test environment for inserting / extracting metadata records
ExperimentHub database. The README in the package explains how to
set up the Docker and inserting records is done with
In general this level of testing should not be necessary when submitting
a package with new resources. The best way to validate record metadata is to
read inst/extdata/metadata.csv with
If that is successful the metadata are ready to go.