lvrename(8) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

lvrename - rename a logical volume  

SYNOPSIS

lvrename [-A|--autobackup {y|n}] [-d|--debug] [-f|--force] [-h|--help] [-t|--test] [-v|--verbose] [--version]
OldLogicalVolumePath NewLogicalVolume{Path|Name}
VolumeGroupName OldLogicalVolumeName NewLogicalVolumeName
 

DESCRIPTION

lvrename renames an existing logical volume from OldLogicalVolume{Name|Path} to NewLogicalVolume{Name|Path}.  

OPTIONS

See lvm for common options.  

EXAMPLE

To rename lvold in volume group vg02 to lvnew:

	lvrename /dev/vg02/lvold /dev/vg02/lvnew

An alternate syntax to rename this logical volume is

	lvrename vg02 lvold lvnew

 

SEE ALSO

lvm(8), lvchange(8), vgcreate(8), vgrename(8)