Tagged: LVM

How to Remove Physical Volume from a Volume Group in LVM

If a device is no longer need for use by LVM, you can use the vgreduce command to remove physical volumes from a volume group. The Vgreduce command shrinks the capacity of a volume...

How to Create/Configure LVM (Logical Volume Management) in Linux

Logical Volume Manager (LVM) plays an important role in the Linux operating system by improving the availability, disk I/O, performance and capability of disk management. LVM is a widely used technique that is extremely...

How to Create/Extend Swap Partition on Linux Using LVM

We use LVM for flexible volume management on Linux, so why not use LVM for swap space? This allows users to increase the swap partition whenever they want. Generally you need to create a...