Subject Re: [firebird-support] Converting GBK to GDB?
Author Aage Johansen
On Wed, 17 Sep 2003 18:50:53 +0000 (UTC), Chuck Belanger wrote:

> I have what I believe is a basic question:
> I'm trying out FIBPlus's DBVirtualTree and it comes with a test file,
> IB_Tree.gbk.
> How do I convert this gbk file to a GDB file? (I'm a newbie with IB/FB,
> having used it only for local data with a medical device, and I thought
> one uses GBK files with their own GDB files for backup and recovery.)
> Simply renaming the file did not work.
> (I notice that they use nothing but GBK files in their distributions.
> What is that all about? Why not just include the GDB?)

*.GBK is the standard backup file extension. Just restore the .gbk files
using the gbak program.

Aage J.