Subject Re: [firebird-support] Backup over network
Author Robert martin

Solved it.  The problem I had was that I was supplying the backup output dir using the network path, not the local path.  Changing this lets me initiate the backup over a network just fine.

On 27/09/2013 10:50 a.m., Robert martin wrote:


I have a utility app that backs up an exiting fdb file, compresses it
and then FTPs it to a web server. Has worked great for years but now
the client needs it (the app) run from another machine. The App and Db
are still on the old machine, the app is however run across the network.
The app appears to freeze, I am pretty sure that's because the backup

I am using the IBOBackupServer for backing up.

Is there anyway / work around I can use to allow the client to run the
app over the network?