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PVREMOVE

Section: Maintenance Commands (8)

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

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NAME

pvremove --- remove a physical volume

SYNOPSIS

pvremove [--commandprofile ProfileName] [-d|--debug] [-h|--help] [-t|--test] [-v|--verbose] [--version] [-f[f]|--force [--force]] [-y|--yes] PhysicalVolume [PhysicalVolume...]

DESCRIPTION

pvremove wipes the label on a device so that LVM will no longer recognise it as a physical volume.

OPTIONS

See lvm?(8) for common options.

-ff, --force --force
Force the removal of a physical volume belonging to an existing volume group. Normally vgreduce?(8) should be used instead of this command. You cannot remove a physical volume which in use by some active logical volume.:
-y, --yes
Answer yes to all questions.:

SEE ALSO

lvm?(8), pvcreate?(8), pvdisplay?(8), vgreduce?(8)


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