This change includes the following: 1. allowing short-circuit reads to be used with external data. 2. enhancing behaviour of index access for Text data. 3. updating the external data documentation. Rebased on current Master.
The following commits from your working branch will be included: commit 3176d741b8ef187703c7346044c9531a99f2b716 Author: Abdullah Alamoudi <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Wed Feb 4 18:32:24 2015 +0300 added changes from external experiments and reflected external data documentation to include external data indexing Change-Id: I041c71391d8704cd800c4446a085beef197e7acf Reviewed-on: https://asterix-gerrit.ics.uci.edu/218 Tested-by: Jenkins <email@example.com> Reviewed-by: Raman Grover <firstname.lastname@example.org>