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NAME

       pvchange - change attributes of a physical volume

SYNOPSIS

       pvchange  [--addtag  Tag] [-A|--autobackup y|n] [-d|--debug] [--deltag Tag] [-h|-?|--help]
       [-t|--test]    [-v|--verbose]    [-a|--all]     [-x|--allocatable     y|n]     [-u|--uuid]
       [PhysicalVolumePath...]

DESCRIPTION

       pvchange allows you to change the allocation permissions of one or more physical volumes.

OPTIONS

       See lvm for common options.

       -a, --all
              If PhysicalVolumePath is not specified on the command line all physical volumes are
              searched for and used.

       -u, --uuid
              Generate new random UUID for specified physical volumes.

       -x, --allocatable y|n
              Enable or disable allocation of physical extents on this physical volume.

Example

       "pvchange -x n /dev/sdk1" disallows the allocation of physical extents  on  this  physical
       volume (possibly because of disk errors, or because it will be removed after freeing it.

SEE ALSO

       lvm(8), pvcreate(8)