Subject Re: Can users have the ability to Backup & Restore with gbak
--- In, Helen Borrie <helebor@t...>
> At 04:12 PM 14/09/2004 +1000, you wrote:
> >Can any user have the ability to use gbak to back up and restore
> >databases ??? so far only my sysdba and password account is
capable, how
> >can one make a new user capable of this sort of power over a DB
> >created ???
> If the user created the database, then that user is the Owner and
can back
> it up. (Side-note: though the Owner has the power of life and
death over
> the database as a whole, it doesn't get automatic privs to objects
> the database that are owned by other users...)
> ./heLen

Thanks for the tip H, but i believe the user created the DB in the
first place (i will certainly double check this fact) and if so, what
else would stop the user from backing it up...???