Recently a database server with an important db broke (some grub linux issue that I'd prefer not to solve).
I can still access the filesystem. Is there a chance to transfer the database by only moving some directories with content to an equal machine?
This is a 32 bit ubuntu 10.04 with postgres 8.4
Edit: On ubuntu 10,04 the postgresql data directory is
/var/lib/postgresql/8.4/main and not