lvmdiskscan(8) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

lvmdiskscan - scan for all devices visible to LVM2  

SYNOPSIS

lvmdiskscan [-d/--debug] [-h/-?/--help] [-l/--lvmpartition] [-v/--verbose]  

DESCRIPTION

vgscan scans all SCSI, (E)IDE disks, multiple devices and a bunch of other block devices in the system looking for LVM physical volumes. 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.  

OPTIONS

See lvm for common options.
-l, --lvmpartition
Only reports Physical Volumes.
 

SEE ALSO

lvm(8), lvm.conf(5), pvscan(8), vgscan(8)