Executing pkb withing an IF ..Then statment: PLS-00103 Encountered the symbol

From: <NGrybov_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Oct 2008 02:46:51 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <f3f59422-57b2-405c-9e11-36d3807c4281@v72g2000hsv.googlegroups.com>

Please help,
I am trying to create a script for patching the database.

The script works with INSERT or SELECT, but when i try to execute a package (*pkb). I get an error: "PLS-00103 Encountered the symbol CREATE when expecting one of the following: begin ...."

The logic is like this :

varable ...
declare ...

Select c INTO a FROM test_table

if :a=:b then

@PG_TEST.pkb; (if in place of pkb i have simple script with INSERT or SELECT there are no problems)

insert into test_table values((select max(id) from test_table) + 1, 'success');


end if;

Exception when others then
rollback work;

Please help, What i am doing wrong?

Thank you in advance. Received on Wed Oct 22 2008 - 04:46:51 CDT

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