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Migrating Databases from Postgres 7.x to 8.x

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Is there an easy way to migrate a Postgres 7.x database to version 8.x? I'm migrating data from a Debian Linux machine to a Fedora 5 one.
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See postgresql docs on server admin tools
pg_dump
pg_restore
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Thanks. I was able to export a version 7.x database to version 8.x. I used psql dbname <infile to import the database, however. I haven't tried using pg_restore yet.
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