vgextend



VGEXTEND(8)                                                        VGEXTEND(8)




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    [PhysicalDevi-
       cePath...]


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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