Subject Re: problem with backup / restore
Author loupisp
have you tried to shut the db down using:

gfix -shut -force 0 -user XXX -pass YYY c:\.....

--- In, "iguana_xyz"
<iguana_xyz@y...> wrote:
> Hello every one, I am adding a final touch to an application where
> when te user closes the application I want to copy the database,
> backup it and restore it, the problem I have is when i run the
> restore command I get an error that thhe database might be in use
> **
> lock time-out on wait transaction
> could not drop database
> (database might be in use)
> **
> I close teh database before executing the restore command but some
> how It still thinks that its open, what can I do to avoid that
> problem??
> Any Ideas??
> Thanks in advance