Verify that you have copied the Shares backup files to your new machine. See Backing Up Shares and the Database.
# /opt/aspera/shares/u/setup/bin/restore /your_backup_dir/backup_id
Run the following command: # /opt/aspera/shares/u/setup/bin/restore /tmp/20130627025459 The Terminal will return the following information: Checking status of aspera-shares ... Status is running mysqld is alive Restoring the Shares database and config files ... Migrating the Shares database ... Initializing the Shares database ... Configuring the stats collector to poll all nodes ... Restoring the SSL certificates ... Done