Subject Re: [firebird-support] schedule backup
Author Lester Caine
Stefan Heymann wrote:

>>Is it possible to write a sp to do daily schedule backup?
> No, for two reasons:
> - there is no timer/scheduler in Firebird
> - you can't start a backup from a stored procedure.
> You can use your OS's scheduler (AT, cron) and start a shell script
> that calls the GBAK tool from the Firebird bin folder.

Alternatively try one of the backup tools
You will find a few options on

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