Pls-00363: Expression '<Expression>' Cannot Be Used As An Assignment Target

(Doc ID 304935.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version 9.2.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 02-Nov-2011***


Symptoms

Compiling a stored procedure fails on a 9i Database with the following error:

PLS-00363: expression '<expression>' cannot be used as an assignment target

The same procedure compiles fine on a 7.3.x database and 8i Database.

Cause

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