vgsplit



VGSPLIT(8)                                                          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)



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