PVREMOVESection: Maintenance Commands (8)
Updated: LVM TOOLS 2.02.95(2)-RHEL6 (2012-10-16)
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NAMEpvremove - remove a physical volume
SYNOPSISpvremove [-d|--debug] [-h|--help] [-t|--test] [-v|--verbose] [--version] [-f[f]|--force [--force]] [-y|--yes] PhysicalVolume [PhysicalVolume...]
DESCRIPTIONpvremove wipes the label on a device so that LVM will no longer recognise it as a physical volume.
OPTIONSSee 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 ALSOlvm(8), pvcreate(8), pvdisplay(8), vgreduce(8)
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