Subject Re: backing up problem
Author zifnabbe <>
No, I don't need a vbs script. But now, I created one already, so I
would like to know what's going wrong :-). What do you mean with ACL?

As said it works when normally logged in. It doesn't work when at
login screen (using the same login account)

--- In, "Alan McDonald" <alan@m...> wrote:
> do you need a vbs script? I would wonder about ACL with regard to
> scripting engine.
> I would better recommend a plain old vanila DOS batch file. I do it
on all
> my servers. There are also specialist backup services if you want
them (see
> ibphoenix)
> Alan
> -----Original Message-----
> From: zifnabbe <zifnabbe@u...>
> [mailto:zifnabbe@u...]
> Sent: Monday, 17 February 2003 10:10 PM
> To:
> Subject: [ib-support] backing up problem
> Hi,
> Firebird 1.02 / Windows 2000 Server
> I'm trying to write up a .vbs script to be used by the schedular to
> backup my firebird database regulary. So for it works when I'm
> in and just run the scheduled task.
> However, when I leave the PC at it's login screen, there seems to go
> something wrong when the tasks starts. The gbak gives an error 1.
> What's the cause of this? Why doesn't it works when I'm not logged
> in. I let the script run as the same user as when logged in.
> Further:
> Is it needed to shutdown firebird each time when making a backup?
> Thanks,
> Tom
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