Failed Boot Partition – LVM Series #3

This one is fairly straight forward. This is what you need to do if your boot partition should fail and you need to remount  the LVM logical partition in a new machine or once you’ve re-installed Ubuntu on a new boot partition.Make sure the HDDs are recognised.

Scan all disks for physical volumes:

Scan disks for volume groups:

Activate all volume groups available:

Scan all disks for logical volume:

Now mount the partition to any directory you want:

Amend fstab to mount persistently if required. See guidance from start of this mini-series.

Useful sources
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2019935
http://quonn.wordpress.com/2010/12/01/how-to-mount-lvm-partition-on-ubuntu/

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