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System-config-lvm backend functionality

Here is list of all functions, which should lvm backend provide


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Report information about partitions and groups lvs/lvdisplay & pvs/pvdisplay & vgs/pvdisplay
Create lvm lvm
Resize partitions and groups (both ways) lvextend/lvreduce & pvextend/pvreduce & vgextend/vgreduce
Set volumes and groups attributes lvchange & pvchange & vgchange
Adding and removing logical and physical partitions and groups lvcreate/lvremove & pvcreate/pvremove & vgcreate/vgremove
Formating partitions mkfs


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