Subject Re: [firebird-support] GBak - Feature request...
Author Ann W. Harrison
Michael Vilhelmsen wrote:
> Sinse I often do a restore using GBak I would like some sort of
> progress indicator.
> gbak: 2123123 records restored (of 4246426, 50%)

The problem is that the backup file is written in a single pass
and the data restored in a single pass. There's no easy way
to know how many records are ahead.
> gbak: restoring index RDB$FOREIGN66 (idx 37 of 238, Table contains xxx
> records).

Nor is there any way to know how may index definitions
haven't yet been read. We could keep track of how many
records were stored in the table.