A.2. The dmsetup Command

A.2. The dmsetup Command

The dmsetup command is a command line wrapper for communication with the Device Mapper. For general system information about LVM devices, you may find the info, ls, status, and deps options of the dmsetup command to be useful, as described in the following subsections.

For information about additional options and capabilities of the dmsetup command, see the dmsetup(8) man page.


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