Command ' vgs ' Output Format Changes After Upgrade Displaying a ' < ' Character.

(Doc ID 2311476.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

After updating lvm2 on an Oracle Linux 7 server the format of the output for #vgs now display a new character "<" in front of the VSize and VFree values.

Some customers running custom made scripts have encountered issues with the new output from #vgs and would like to know more information on how to change this format.

Solution

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