vgimport(8) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

vgimport - make exported volume groups known to the system  

SYNOPSIS

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

DESCRIPTION

vgimport allows you to make a Volume Group that was previously exported using vgexport(8) known to the system again, perhaps after moving its Physical Volumes from a different machine.  

OPTIONS

See lvm for common options.
-a, --all
Import all exported Volume Groups.
 

SEE ALSO

lvm(8), pvscan(8), vgexport(8), vgscan(8)