Subject Re: gds_$receive failed error using gBak
Author duque.hernando
--- In, "Adam" <s3057043@...> wrote:
> --- In, "duque.hernando"
> <duque.hernando@> wrote:
> >
> > Hi to all,
> >
> > I've a big trouble while making a backup with gBak (Firebird 1.5) I
> > get gds_$receive failed error. I've trying using gFix but no solution.
> >
> > I've searched the group posts looking for working arround tips for
> > this but no one of the solutions have worked yet.
> >
> > I've drop all indexes, constraints, primary keys and so on but no
> > solution.
> >
> > I'll appreciate for hints that let me find the object damaged in the
> > database structure.
> >
> Try gbak with -v parameter. This might give you a pointer to the
> object that gbak is trying to backup at the time the failure occurs.
> Also, try -g parameter to avoid performing garbage collection as gbak
> runs. If there is corruption in a backversion only, this will allow a
> backup to be made.
> Adam

Hi, It seems that the corruption is not in a backversion because gbak
with -g parameter didn't work. The -v parameter shows that the
consistency check seems to be when writing one of the table's data. I
droped the table, but when running again gbak, the consistency check
moves to another table, when dropping it, then it moves to another...
and so on.