Subject Re: Running gbak from CreateProcess or ShellExecute
--- In, Helen Borrie <helebor@t...>

> Yes, the data access components are incompatible. But the service
> components are fine - just use a separate TIBODatabase component to
> to from the IBX service comps.
> However, there is an IBO version of the components available, by L .
> Mengoni., IBOAdmin. Download from You can also
> from the Files list of the IBO users' list site
> ( some dead-simple demo
projects I
> did for someone, one using the IBX version and one the IBOAdmin
> version. (You need to be logged in at the list site to get at the
> And more... the mengoni version of IBOAdmin is for Delphi is for Delphi
> 6. Mark Pickersgill did a Delphi 5 version, in case you need that.
> at (no login needed).
> >Do you still recommend using IBX for this?
> I don't think there's any reason not to, at least up to Delphi 6.
> ./heLen

Thanks heLen. I really don't want to get bogged down trying to make
IBX happy with patched versions of fbclient.dll, so the IBOAdmin
components should be just what I need.

I'm still curious why CreateProcess/gbak don't work, but at least I
have a solution now.