vgexport(8) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

vgexport - make volume groups unknown to the system  

SYNOPSIS

vgexport [-a/--all] [-d/--debug] [-h/-?/--help] [-v/--verbose] VolumeGroupName [VolumeGroupName...]  

DESCRIPTION

vgexport allows you to make the inactive VolumeGroupName(s) unknown to the system. You can then move all the Physical Volumes in that Volume Group to a different system for later vgimport(8). Most LVM2 tools ignore exported Volume Groups.  

OPTIONS

See lvm for common options.
-a, --all
Export all inactive Volume Groups.
 

SEE ALSO

lvm(8), pvscan(8), vgimport(8), vgscan(8)