1.0 Overview of NLVM

The Novell Linux Volume Manager (NLVM) provides management of Novell Storage Services (NSS) storage objects in Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) 11 Support Pack 2 (SP2). The command line interface (CLI) commands can be used in a Linux console or in a script. The NSS management tools use the NLVM library of APIs to create and manage NSS storage objects. NLVM also provides options to create Linux POSIX file systems, such as Btrfs, Ext2, Ext3, ReiserFS, and XFS.

This command reference describes how to use command line commands to manage the following storage objects: