|Subject||Re: [firebird-support] permissions nbackup|
On 14 August 2017 at 16:16, Tomasz Tyrakowski t.tyrakowski@... [firebird-support] <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
On 14.08.2017 at 15:51, Nick Upson nu@... [firebird-support] wrote:
> I'm looking at using nbackup but the file permissions on security2.fdb mean
> only firebird or root can do so, is that the way it is supposed to be?
Definitely. You wouldn't like any third party to access the password /
security database directly, would you?
On the other hand, in what way does it stop you from using nbackup? I
suppose what you actually need to do is to backup / restore a normal
database, not the system-wide security db.