Subject Re: [firebird-support] interbase 7 to firebird 1.5.2 MAYDAY
Author Stefan Heymann
Just try a GBAK backup with the transportable (-t) option on IB7 and
then a GBAK restore on Firebird 1.5.



> We have been taking users on interbase 5.x to firebird 1.5.2 without
> problems, today we ( by accident ) found one of our users were on
> interbase 7, we found this out after uninstalling interbase and
> installing firebird.

> Is there a program we can use to convert an interbase 7 .gdb file to a
> firebird .gdb or a process ?

> I have searched the firebird site without success for information on
> taking interbase .gdb data to firebird.

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> Visit and click the Resources item
> on the main (top) menu. Try Knowledgebase and FAQ links !

> Also search the knowledgebases at

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> Yahoo! Groups Links

Stefan Heymann