Subject Re: [firebird-support] Compatibility backups 1.0 and 1.5
Author Alexandre Benson Smith
Yes and no !

If you just want to restore the ENTIRE database yes... you should just
restore at the other server (use -t option of gbak to make a transportable

if you want to MERGE the databases then NO!!! you should use a replication
engine (see IBReplicator at ibphoenix site)


Alexandre Benson Smith
THOR Software e Comercial Ltda.
Santo Andre - Sao Paulo - Brazil

At 23:46 22/09/2003 +0200, you wrote:

>I work with FB 1.5 locally and in the LAN (Win2000) and have a Linux
>webserver with FB 1.0.2.
>Is it save in both directions to exchange databases between the two
>servers by backuping on one and restoring on the other?
>cu Christian


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