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PVDISPLAY

Section: Maintenance Commands (8)

Updated: LVM TOOLS (2) (2014-09-01)

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NAME

pvdisplay - display attributes of a physical volume

SYNOPSIS

pvdisplay [-c|--colon] [--commandprofile ProfileName] [-d|--debug] [-h|-?|--help] [--ignorelockingfailure] [--ignoreskippedcluster] [--maps] [--nosuffix] [-s|--short] [--units hsbkmgtHKMGT] [-v[v]|--verbose [--verbose]] [--version] [PhysicalVolumePath [PhysicalVolumePath...]]

pvdisplay C|--columns [--aligned] [--binary] [-a|--all] [--commandprofile ProfileName] [-d|--debug] [-h|-?|--help] [--ignorelockingfailure] [--noheadings] [--nosuffix] [-o|--options [']Field[,Field...]] [-O|--sort ['|']Key1[,[+|-]Key2... ]] [-S|--select Selection] [--separator Separator] [--unbuffered] [--units hHbBsSkKmMgGtTpPeE] [-v[v]|--verbose [--verbose]] [--version'] [PhysicalVolumePath [PhysicalVolumePath''...]]

DESCRIPTION

pvdisplay allows you to see the attributes of one or more physical volumes like size, physical extent size, space used for the volume group descriptor area and so on.

pvs?(8) is an alternative that provides the same information in the style of ps?(1).

OPTIONS

See lvm?(8) for common options.

-C, --columns
Display output in columns, the equivalent of pvs?(8). See pvs?(8) for a description of other options with this form of pvdisplay.:
-c, --colon
Generate colon separated output for easier parsing in scripts or programs. N.B. pvs?(8) provides considerably more control over the output.
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-s, --short
Only display the size of the given physical volumes.:
-m, --maps
Display the mapping of physical extents to logical volumes and logical extents.:

SEE ALSO

lvm?(8), pvs?(8), pvcreate?(8), lvcreate?(8), vgcreate?(8)


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