Subject Re: Firebird Backup file in version 2 rc 2 is now nontransportable
Author robertgilland
> Not sure whether transportable means this, or whether is takes into
> account endian differences between different machines. Someone with
> more knowledge may need to help you there, but from what I
> the 1.5.3 gbak SHOULD be able to back up a FB 2 structure providing
> you have not been using new features the old engine just wont
> Adam

Thanks Helen and Adam,

Initially I just uninstalled 2 and put 1.5 in, and expected it to work.
But this time I put 2 back and copied gbak ver 1.5 to 'c:\temp' and
ran that one.
It worked!
Then I heaved a huge sigh of relief.