Reference to an Object Table.
These procedures enable you to write generic type methods without knowing the object table name.
Subprocedures: SELECT_OBJECT Select an object given a reference. LOCK_OBJECT Lock an object given a reference. UPDATE_OBJECT Update an object given a reference. DELETE_OBJECT Delete an object given a reference.
For full documentation of the packaged procedures
above see the Oracle Manual:
"Oracle9i Supplied PL/SQL Packages and Types Reference"
or the book Oracle Built in Packages by Steven Feuerstein et al