Default variables

LVM configuration

lvm__packages

List of LVM-related packages to install.

lvm__packages: [ 'lvm2' ]
lvm__global_use_lvmetad

Enable lvmetad daemon by default.

lvm__global_use_lvmetad: True
lvm__devices_filter

List of filters that determine what devices are used by lvm scripts.

lvm__devices_filter: [ 'a|sd.*|', 'a|vd.*|', 'a|drbd.*|', 'r|.*|' ]
lvm__devices_global_filter

List of filters that determine what devices are scanned by lvm scripts.

lvm__devices_global_filter: '{{ lvm__devices_filter }}'
lvm__config_lookup

Ansible selects the base LVM configuration based on available version, distribution and release. Using this variable you can override the automatic choice if needed.

lvm__config_lookup: ''
lvm__config

Dictionary variable with LVM configuration which will be merged with base lvm.conf configuration variables. Each key is a section name, and values are dictionary variables themselves. See files in var/ directory for examples and possible values.

lvm__config:

  global:
    use_lvmetad: '{{ lvm__global_use_lvmetad }}'

  devices:
    filter: '{{ lvm__devices_filter }}'
    global_filter: '{{ lvm__devices_global_filter }}'

Volume Groups and Logcal Volumes

lvm__default_fs_type

Default filesystem used to format and mount volumes if none is specified.

lvm__default_fs_type: 'ext4'
lvm__default_mount_options

Default mount options used to mount volumes, comma-separated.

lvm__default_mount_options: 'defaults'
lvm__volume_groups

List of Volume Groups, each one defined as a YAML dict. See lvm__volume_groups for more details.

lvm__volume_groups: []
lvm__logical_volumes

List of Logical Volumes, each one defined as a YAML dict. See lvm__logical_volumes for more details.

lvm__logical_volumes: []