Subject RE: [firebird-support] Restoring backup from 2.5 to 2.1 - Email found in subject
Author Leyne, Sean
> Good idea, but it is unfeasible for me because the server is remote on
> Internet (with very high latency), so I have to create the back ups on the
> server, download the file and apply it to my local machine (which has firebird
> 2.1)

You could copy the v2.1 GBAK executable onto the remote machine, into a separate folder from the existing FB install.

Then create a local backup using that executable. That would create a v2.1 backup of the database.