Subject Re: [firebird-support] Using a batch file to run a nightly bakup using GBAK
Author Michael Ludwig
SoftTech schrieb am 20.12.2010 um 05:22 (-0600):
> I have a batch file that will be called by the Windows Task Scheduler
> that would automatically backup the database each night.

> Can anyone tell me why this batch file does not work?

Well, this is about cmd.exe batch files, and the involvement of Firebird
is only coincidental, which makes me presume that authoritative list
staff might consider your post off-topic.

Here's a helpful link:


If you think this is on-topic, please provide detailed information on
how exactly your script "does not work" and this pertains to gbak.

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Michael Ludwig