Subject Re: [firebird-support] Backup the security database (or users)
Author Helen Borrie
At 07:58 PM 14/09/2004 +0000, you wrote:
>How does one accomplish a backup of the security database, or just
>users in firebird? I understand that the security database is always
>mounted when the firebird server is running so I am not sure how you
>would do this.

Just use gbak, as you would for any database. gbak doesn't need a
shut-down database to work: it's "hot backup". Only SYSDBA can do it,
since SYSDBA is also the owner; but otherwise it's just a regular gbak.