6.7. Example: remove a segment manager

This section shows how to remove a segment manager with EVMS.

Example 6-2. Remove the DOS Segment Manager

Remove the DOS Segment Manager from disk sda.

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In the following example, the DOS Segment Manager has one primary partition on disk sda. The segment is a compatibility volume known as /dev/evms/sda1.

6.7.1. Using the EVMS GUI context sensitive menu

Follow these steps to remove a segment manager with the GUI context sensitive menu:

  1. From the Volumes tab, right click /dev/evms/sda1..

  2. Click Delete.

  3. Select Actions->Remove->Segment Manager from Storage Object.

  4. Select DOS Segment Manager, sda.

  5. Click Remove.

6.7.2. Using Ncurses

Follow these steps to remove a segment manager with the Ncurses interface:

  1. Select Actions->Delete->Volume.

  2. Select /dev/evms/sda1.

  3. Activate Delete.

  4. Select Actions->Remove->Segment Manager from Storage Object.

  5. Activate Remove.

6.7.3. Using the CLI

Follow these steps to remove a segment manager with the CLI:

Delete:/dev/evms/sda1
Remove: sda
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