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Where can I find the original postgresql 8.4 config files for ubuntu (/etc/postgresql/8.4/main/*)?

Upgraded ubuntu to version 9.10. which included upgrading postgresql from 8.3 to 8.4

dir with config files is empty (/etc/postgresql/8.4/main/)

Completely removed and then reinstalled all ubuntu postgres packages (server, client, admin), but that didn't reinstall/populate the config files.

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Apparently you didn't completely remove the packages, or the configs would have been restored. Make sure you remove the common package as well, as well as using the --purge option to aptitude.

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womble: thanks, this worked. Although I did not specified it above I had also removed/reinstalled the common pkgs. The --purge must have done it since I had not used that option before. –  jd. Nov 29 '09 at 0:18
    
waiting for enough reputation to be able to "uptick" (this was my first question) –  jd. Nov 29 '09 at 0:20

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