Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: SYSDBA, security and backups
Author Helen Borrie
At 09:37 AM 24/03/2009, you wrote:

>also, if I create a new user specifically for GBAK, what are the minimum rights i will need to assign?

That's not it. The point is that only the SYSDBA or the database owner can do backups.

So - create a new user that you intend to be the owner of the database and use Thomas' migrator tool to transfer *ownership* of the database and all its objects to that user.