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NAME

pvscan - scan all disks for physical volumes

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Options
See Also

SYNOPSIS

pvscan [-d|--debug] [-h|--help] [-v|--verbose] [--version] [--ignorelockingfailure] [-e|--exported] [-n|--novolumegroup] [-s|--short] [-u|--uuid]

DESCRIPTION

pvscan scans all supported LVM block devices in the system for physical volumes.

OPTIONS

See lvm(8) for common options.
-e, --exported
  Only show physical volumes belonging to exported volume groups.
-n, --novolumegroup
  Only show physical volumes not belonging to any volume group.
-s, --short
  Short listing format.
-u, --uuid
  Show UUIDs (Uniform Unique Identifiers) in addition to device special names.

SEE ALSO

lvm(8), pvcreate(8), pvdisplay(8)


Sistina Software UK PVSCAN (8) LVM TOOLS 2.02.84(2)-RHEL5 (2011-08-26)
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