salt.states.lvm

Management of Linux logical volumes

A state module to manage LVMs

/dev/sda:
  lvm.pv_present

my_vg:
  lvm.vg_present:
    - devices: /dev/sda

lvroot:
  lvm.lv_present:
    - vgname: my_vg
    - size: 10G
    - stripes: 5
    - stripesize: 8K
salt.states.lvm.lv_absent(name, vgname=None)

Remove a given existing logical volume from a named existing volume group

name
The logical volume to remove
vgname
The volume group name
salt.states.lvm.lv_present(name, vgname=None, size=None, extents=None, snapshot=None, pv='', thinvolume=False, thinpool=False, force=False, **kwargs)

Create a new logical volume

name
The name of the logical volume
vgname
The volume group name for this logical volume
size
The initial size of the logical volume
extents
The number of logical extents to allocate
snapshot
The name of the snapshot
pv
The physical volume to use
kwargs
Any supported options to lvcreate. See linux_lvm for more details.

New in version to_complete.

thinvolume
Logical volume is thinly provisioned
thinpool
Logical volume is a thin pool

New in version Oxygen.

force
Assume yes to all prompts
salt.states.lvm.pv_absent(name)

Ensure that a Physical Device is not being used by lvm

name
The device name to initialize.
salt.states.lvm.pv_present(name, **kwargs)

Set a physical device to be used as an LVM physical volume

name
The device name to initialize.
kwargs
Any supported options to pvcreate. See linux_lvm for more details.
salt.states.lvm.vg_absent(name)

Remove an LVM volume group

name
The volume group to remove
salt.states.lvm.vg_present(name, devices=None, **kwargs)

Create an LVM volume group

name
The volume group name to create
devices
A list of devices that will be added to the volume group
kwargs
Any supported options to vgcreate. See linux_lvm for more details.