Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: Can't backup/cleanup DB
Author Martijn Tonies

> Thanks Martijn,
> I'm kinda new to Firebird so I guess I don't know the mechanics of
> what is going on during garbage collection. Are you saying that if I
> backup and restore without garbage collection that it will remove the
> offending rows? That would be great.

Yes, that's what I'm saying.

If you create a backup, it, of course, won't backup any
garbage (left over deleted rows).

With regards,

Martijn Tonies
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