The user name and password
When InterBase checks to see whether the user running
gbak is authorized to do so, it determines the user according to the following hierarchy:
- The -
userthat is specified, with a correct password, as part of the
- The user and password specified in the
ISC_PASSWORDenvironment variables, provided they also exist in the InterBase security database. (Setting these environment variables is strongly not recommended, since it is extremely insecure.)
- UNIX only: If no user is specified at any of the previous levels, InterBase uses the UNIX login if the user is running on the server or on a trusted host.