Subject RE: [firebird-support] Is there a way to speed up gbak
Author Thomas Steinmaurer
> I am using gbak to do backups (Firebird- The page size of
> the database was set to 8k originally. After backing up a
> view hundred-
> thousand rows gbak slows down significantly. Is there any way to
> prevent this slowdown or make it less severe?

You could try the -g switch to omit garbage collection in the source
database, if you don't need that.