BIP KB Tag: booting Linux

How To Get Your LVM To Show Up In Single User Mode

When booting Linux into single user mode or rescue mode, you will find that unless the distro was found and enabled the logical volumes, you won't see any devices. This makes it a fun task when you need to mount, scan, resize a partition. Below are instructions on enabling your logical volumes. lvm vgscan lvm vgchange -ay lvm lvs It's as simple as that, now you should see your normal LVM devices in /dev Example:...
By justin, January 24, 2015