lvrmboot - remove LVM logical volume link to root, primary swap, or
/usr/sbin/lvrmboot [-A autobackup] [-d dump_lv] [-r] [-s] [-v] vg_name
lvrmboot cannot be performed if the volume group is activated in shared
The lvrmboot command updates all physical volumes contained in the
volume group vg_name such that the logical volume is removed as a
root, primary swap, or dump volume when the system is next booted on
the volume group.
Options and Arguments
lvrmboot recognizes the following options and arguments:
vg_name The path name of the volume group.
-A autobackup Set automatic backup for this invocation of
this command. autobackup can have one of the
y Automatically back up configuration
changes made to the logical volume.
This is the default.
After this command executes, the
vgcfgbackup command (see
vgcfgbackup(1M)) is executed for
the volume group to which the
logical volume belongs.
n Do not back up configuration
changes this time.
-d dump_lv Remove the definition of dump_lv as one of
the dump volumes. Update the Boot Data
-r Remove the definitions of all of the root,
primary swap, and all dump volumes from the
given volume group. Update the Boot Data
-s Remove the definition of the primary swap
volume from the given volume group. Update
the Boot Data Reserved Area.
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-v Print verbose messages.
LANG determines the language in which messages are displayed.
If LANG is not specified or is null, it defaults to "C" (see lang(5)).
If any internationalization variable contains an invalid setting, all
internationalization variables default to "C" (see environ(5)).
Specify that the logical volume /dev/vg00/lvol3 should be removed as
one of the dump logical volumes:
lvrmboot -v -d lvol3 /dev/vg00
Specify that volume group /dev/vg00 should no longer be a root volume
group. Primary swap and dump are also removed.
lvrmboot -r /dev/vg00
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