Unable To Compile Library File Due To Error "declaration of the type of this expression is incomplete or malformed"

(Doc ID 737295.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Service Contracts - Version 11.5.10 to 12.1.2 [Release 11.5 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This issue can occur for any form, it is not specifically related to the one below.

Symptoms

When attempting to compile a library file (either manually or during patch application) the following error occurs:

PLS-907: cannot load library unit <library name you want to compile> (referenced by <referenced library name>) 
......
the declaration of the type of this expression is incomplete or malformed.

 

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Cause

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