lvremove(8) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

lvremove - remove a logical volume  

SYNOPSIS

lvremove [-A/--autobackup y/n] [-d/--debug] [-f/--force] [-h/-?/--help] [-t/--test] [-v/--verbose] LogicalVolumePath [LogicalVolumePath...]  

DESCRIPTION

lvremove removes one or more logical volumes. Confirmation will be requested before deactivating any active logical volume prior to removal. Logical volumes cannot be deactivated or removed while they are open (e.g. if they contain a mounted filesystem).  

OPTIONS

See lvm(8) for common options.
-f, --force
Remove active logical volumes without confirmation.
 

EXAMPLES

Remove the active logical volume lvol1 in volume group vg00 without asking for confirmation:

lvremove -f vg00/lvol1

Remove all logical volumes in volume group vg00:

lvremove vg00  

SEE ALSO

lvcreate(8), lvdisplay(8), lvm(8), lvs(8), lvscan(8), vgremove(8)