VGEXTEND

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NAME

vgextend - add physical volumes to a volume group  

SYNOPSIS

vgextend [-A/--autobackup y/n] [-d/--debug] [-h/-?/--help] [-t/--test] [-v/--verbose] VolumeGroupName PhysicalDevicePath [PhysicalDevicePath...]  

DESCRIPTION

vgextend allows you to add one or more initialized physical volumes ( see pvcreate(8) ) to an existing volume group to extend it in size.  

OPTIONS

See lvm for common options.  

Examples

"vgextend vg00 /dev/sda4 /dev/sdn1" tries to extend the existing volume group "vg00" by the new physical volumes (see pvcreate(8) ) "/dev/sdn1" and /dev/sda4".  

SEE ALSO

lvm(8), vgcreate(8), vgreduce(8), pvcreate(8)


 

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SEE ALSO

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