|Subject||Re: GBak Slow under Classic|
>No, not particularly. What is the exact command line you are passingIt was taking 15 to 20 minutes rather than the 2-3 minutes taken by
> What do you mean by 'slow'?
superserver. You have solved this for me though. I was using IBExpert
to do the backup so I went straight to GBak to find out what command
line would correspond to what IBExpert was doing. When I ran GBAK on
its own it was much faster. It seems that IBExpert is causing the
slowdown. Its batch files from now on!
> Garbage collection, try using -g option to see if that is your problem.This made little difference
> If I am right about garbage collection, then the SS backup wont haveThe thing is that this server has been used for a year with
> as much garbage to worry about because CS cleaned it up earlier.
superserver and I have only recently changed it to classic server. I
have also tried this with a freshly restored DB so there should be
Thanks for your help.