LVMDISKSCAN(8) System Manager's Manual LVMDISKSCAN(8)NAME
lvmdiskscan - scan for all devices visible to LVM2
lvmdiskscan [-d|--debug] [-h|-?|--help] [-l|--lvmpartition] [-v|--verbose]
lvmdiskscan scans all SCSI, (E)IDE disks, multiple devices and a bunch of other block devices in the system looking for LVM physical vol-
umes. The size reported is the real device size. Define a filter in lvm.conf(5) to restrict the scan to avoid a CD ROM, for example.
See lvm for common options.
Only reports Physical Volumes.
SEE ALSOlvm(8), lvm.conf(5), pvscan(8), vgscan(8)Sistina Software UK LVM TOOLS 2.02.95(2) (2012-03-06) LVMDISKSCAN(8)
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PVSCAN(8) System Manager's Manual PVSCAN(8)NAME
pvscan - scan all disks for physical volumes
pvscan [-d|--debug] [-h|--help] [-v|--verbose] [--version] [--ignorelockingfailure] [-e|--exported] [-n|--novolumegroup] [-s|--short]
pvscan [-d|--debug] [-h|--help] --cache [--major major --minor minor | DevicePath ] ...
pvscan scans all supported LVM block devices in the system for physical volumes.
See lvm(8) for common options.
Only show physical volumes belonging to exported volume groups.
Only show physical volumes not belonging to any volume group.
Short listing format.
Show UUIDs (Uniform Unique Identifiers) in addition to device special names.
--cache [ --major major --minor minor | DevicePath ] ...
Scan one or more devices and instruct the lvmetad daemon to update its cached state accordingly. Called internally by udev rules.
All devices listed explicitly are processed regardless of any device filters set in lvm.conf.
SEE ALSO lvm(8), pvcreate(8), pvdisplay(8)Sistina Software UK LVM TOOLS 2.02.95(2) (2012-03-06) PVSCAN(8)
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