|Subject||RE: [firebird-support] Incremental Backup|
> You are right. Now a days gbak indeed takes arounda five 5 minutes.You would need to also have hourly/daily incremental backups.
> I was thinking about use nbackup for additional "log".
> I would make incremental backup every 5 minutes (for example) and so I
> could restore the db situation in any 5 minutes I need.
> Is it a good idea?
Since in order to recover using an incremental you would need to restore the last full backup, as well as each the last daily, last hourly and each 5 min incremental, to perform a "point-in-time" recovery...