Subject Re: [firebird-support] "nbackup needs local access to database file"
Author Mark Rotteveel
On 10-9-2016 23:34, fabianch@... [firebird-support] wrote:
> I am getting this error while running nbackup:
> "nbackup needs local access to database file"
> The nbackup sentence is:
> Nbackup.exe -user SYSDBA -pas HereMyPass -B 0
> localhost:MyDB_FB3.fdb C:\temp\MyDB_Level_0.nbk
> If I remove localhost: then it works, but that would be running as
> embebed and it is a superserver with active network connections.
> Any ideas?

Gbak and nbackup are different tools that work in a different way. Gbak
works through a Firebird server (real or embedded), while nbackup works
with the physical backup file.

Mark Rotteveel