[CALUG] Possible to recover an LVM volume?

Ray Lischner linux at tempest-sw.com
Sat Oct 22 00:34:43 CDT 2005

On Saturday 22 October 2005 01:12 am, Ray Lischner wrote:

> I mistakenly ran lvremove and removed an LVM logical volume. I didn't
> want to do that. Is there any way to recover the logical volume?

Wow! There is a way! I found the vgcfgrestore command, and in spite of
the utter lack of documentation, managed to figure out how to use it.
(Fortunately, it is easy to use.)

It was only my MythTV storage, but Hell hath no fury like a toddler
scorned, or deprived of her Teletubbies.
Ray Lischner

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