Import LVM-thin from Disk


Active Member
May 27, 2011
One of my nodes crashed. I have the VMs on external disk in LVM2 with lvm group vmstorage. I installed a new Node and now want to import the VG into PVE.I can see the disks under /dev/mapper.

Any idea?


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