Yes, this is documented behaviour... I don't have the docs easily accessible at the moment, or I'd give you a specific pointer. You can work around it by changing the EXIT portion to: exit when l_plsqltable.COUNT = 0; On 9/22/05, ryan_gaffuri@xxxxxxxxxxx <ryan_gaffuri@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > I may have just missed it in the docs or someone wrote it somewhere... > just wondering if anyone else has seen this. > > DB 126.96.36.199 <http://188.8.131.52> > > easiest to explain with pseudo-code > > open cursor; > loop > > fetch cursor bulk collect into l_plsqltable limit 100; > > ... do stuff > > exit when cursor%notfound; > > end loop; > > close cursor; > > end; > -- "I'm too sexy for my code." - Awk Sed Fred.