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VGEXPORT(8)                 System Manager's Manual                VGEXPORT(8)



NAME
       vgexport - make volume groups unknown to the system

SYNOPSIS
       vgexport [-a|--all] [-d|--debug] [-h|-?|--help] [-v|--verbose]
       VolumeGroupName [VolumeGroupName...]

DESCRIPTION
       vgexport allows you to make the inactive VolumeGroupName(s) unknown to
       the system.  You can then move all the Physical Volumes in that Volume
       Group to a different system for later vgimport(8). Most LVM2 tools
       ignore exported Volume Groups.

OPTIONS
       See lvm for common options.

       -a, --all
              Export all inactive Volume Groups.

SEE ALSO
       lvm(8), pvscan(8), vgimport(8), vgscan(8)



Sistina Software UK    LVM TOOLS 2.02.44-cvs (02-17-09)            VGEXPORT(8)