Create and expand volumes using LVM

My coming LFCS exam as mentioned in my last post, consists of about 15% of storage specific questions. LVM has a large part in it. Since I rarely need storage tools (it’s so much easier in a virtual environment), I decided to write something about it, to hopefully make it stick in my mind. Pretty…

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LVM – Logical Volume Management

Logical Volume Management (LVM) consists of 3 elements: Logical Volume (lv) – The volumes you can use for your filesystem(s) Volume Group (vg) – The element between your logical volumes and physical volumes Physical Volume (pv) – The basis of your logical volume structure You’ll be doing yourself a big favor by enabling it by…

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