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Re: Moving LVM Volumes to New Disk

David Baron:
> What is the best way to do this? (If I simply cp -a, I might dispense with LVM 
> altogether since it's services on a 1 terra disk are not critical any longer).
> I thought to simply add partitions on the new disk to the current volumes and 
> sometime later remove some or all of the old disk partitions. Will this work 
> and is it safe (i.e. the lvm configuration program will move data as 
> required)?

Yes, but you have to trigger the move manually:


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