|Subject||Re: Firebird backup from Delphi (dbExpress) program|
> It can back up to an other machine, or only the application server,like the
> IBX?I've used the IBBackupService component, it works fine but as you saw,
it executes on the server, due to this the path you give to backup
file is relative to the server side.
To backup into a local directory I've used the gbak.exe directly, like
gbak -b -v -user SYSDBA -password masterkey "databasename" "file.fbk"
gbak -r -v -user SYSDBA -password masterkey "file.fbk" "databasename"
You can still use -y option to record the logfile.