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



NAME
       vgsplit - split a volume group into two

SYNOPSIS
       vgsplit  [-A/--autobackup  y/n] [-d/--debug] [-h/-?/--help] [-l/--list]
       [-M/--metadatatype 1/2] [-t/--test] [-v/--verbose] ExistingVolumeGroup-
       Name NewVolumeGroupName PhysicalVolumePath [PhysicalVolumePath...]

DESCRIPTION
       vgsplit creates NewVolumeGroupName and moves PhysicalVolumePath(s) from
       ExistingVolumeGroupName into  it.   Logical  Volumes  cannot  be  split
       between  Volume Groups.  Each existing Logical Volumes must be entirely
       on the Physical Volumes forming either the old or the new Volume Group.

OPTIONS
       See lvm for common options.

SEE ALSO
       lvm(8), vgcreate(8), vgextend(8), vgreduce(8), vgmerge(8)



Sistina Software UK                LVM TOOLS                        VGSPLIT(8)