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Re: [opensuse] Where does LVM Info live

On 01/20/2014 11:13 AM, Andrey Borzenkov wrote:
PV label is located withing first 4K on device (whole disk or
partition), usually second sector.
OUCH
If partition table was corrupted, PV
will not be found. You could search the whole disk for PV label header
LABELONE.
Is that a literal string?

What about the LVM partitions?
I was under the impression that they each had their own LV information somewhere - that was what lvscan looked for - and this would be enough information to 'recover' the LV/partition.

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