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       pvdata [-a|--all]  [-d|--debug]  [-h|--help]  [-E|--physi­
       calextent]   [-L|--logicalvolume]  [-P[P]|--physicalvolume
       [--physicalvolume]]   [-U|--uuidlist]   [-V|--volumegroup]
       [-v[v]|--verbose  [--verbose]]  PhysicalVolumePath [Physi­


       pvdata allows you to display the volume  group  descriptor
       array (VGDA) of PhysicalVolume in part or whole for debug­
       ging purposes.

       -a, --all
              Display all structures (PE, LV, PV, UUID, VG).  The
              same as giving the -E -L -P -U -V options.

       -d, --debug
              Enables  additional  debugging  output (if compiled
              with DEBUG).

       -E, --physicalextent
              Display physical extent structures.

       -h, --help
              Print a usage message on standard output  and  exit

       -L, --logicalvolume
              Display logical volume structures.

       -P, --physicalvolume
              Display physical volume structure in pvdisplay for­
              mat.  If given a second time, also display the  on-
              disk LVM metadata locations.

       -U, --uuidlist
              Display the volume group UUID list.

       -v, --verbose
              Display  verbose structure information.  If given a
              second  time,  verbose  runtime  information  about
              pvdata's activities are also shown.

       -V, --volumegroup
              Display volume group structure.

              Display the version and exit successfully.



       Heinz Mauelshagen <Linux-LVM@Sistina.com>

Heinz Mauelshagen           LVM TOOLS                   pvdata(8)
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