Subject Re: [firebird-support] Upgrading Linux Install
Author Aage Johansen
Lou wrote:
> Is there a guide or how-to on upgrading an existing Firebird
> installation from 1.0x to 1.5x or 1.5x to 1.5y ? I have only ever
> setup new linux servers with FB and now need to upgrade a 1.0x to
> 1.51 and a 1.50 to 1.51.

* Make a backup of your databases.
* Uninstall current Firebird.
* Install new Firebird.
* Restore the backups.
If the current version uses "isc4.gdb" you will need to rename the restored
version to "security.fdb".

Note 2:
I've only upgraded Windows versions myself!

Aage J.