Thread: Backup Database

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    Backup Database

    I have a program that works with a database, I need to be able to backup my .mdb file so a floppy. What's the best way to do that in code?

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    In raw C++, one solution is ofstream. Under win32 API, one solution is CreateFile().


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    You could use CopyFile() from windows.h.
    You could have the command interpreter do it for you by calling system().
    You could do it yourself with standard File I/O.


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