Subject Re: [firebird-support] Determining last change date for a .gdb file?
Author Aage Johansen
On Thu, 18 Dec 2003 19:08:57 +0000 (UTC), David Montgomery wrote:

> ...
> To determine if any particular .gdb file has changed since the last
> backup, I was planning to check the file's modified date. I am
> assuming that gbak itself does not alter the source .gdb file's
> modified or changed timestamps...A few test backups on my experimental
> FB1.5 machine seem to corroborate this, but I've no idea if this
> should remain true for future versions of gbak.
> ...

I do think that running gbak will change the "modified date/time" of the
database file (unless the db is ReadOnly).

Aage J.