- load_annotations(*, path: PathLike, seqids: str | None = None, db: SupportsFeatures = None, write_path: PathLike = ':memory:', show_progress: bool = False) SupportsFeatures #
loads annotations from flatfile into a db
path to a plain text file containing features
only features whose seqid matches a provided identifier are returned, the default is all features.
an existing feature db to add these records to. Must be of a compatible type.
where the constructed database should be written, defaults to memory only
applied only if loading features from multiple files
We DO NOT check if a provided db already contains records from a flatfile.