|Oracle9i Supplied PL/SQL Packages and Types Reference
Release 2 (9.2)
Part Number A96612-01
ANYTYPE can contain a type description of any persistent SQL type, named or unnamed, including object types and collection types. It can also be used to construct new transient type descriptions.
New persistent types can only be created using the
CREATE TYPE statement. Only new transient types can be constructed using the
Thios chapter discusses the following: