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

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LVM Logical Volume Manager for BIPmedia.com VPS 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 wont 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


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