Sandhya Sundaresan created TRAFODION-2948:

             Summary: LOB: Support for inlined LOBs 
                 Key: TRAFODION-2948
             Project: Apache Trafodion
          Issue Type: New Feature
    Affects Versions: any
            Reporter: Sandhya Sundaresan
            Assignee: Sandhya Sundaresan

Today any LOB column in a Trafodion table is stored in an external HDFS file. 
For LOBs that are lessthan 16MB, we shoudl automatically allow them to be 
inlined. We need to introduce a new flag type in the LOB handle that tells us 
if it's an inlined LOB or an external LOB. We could allow syntax during 
insert/update to specify that a LOB needs to be inlined. Or we could designate 
a column of the table to always be an inlined LOB so it'll be set at creation 
time. Insert/Updating a larger than 16MB lob into that column would be an 

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