I need to restore some files from some vmdk that were mounted on a VM with some logical volumes.
Is it possible to use a new VM booted from a CentOS iso and mount these vmdk in order to obtain the files?
Yes it's possible in the following steps:
pvs -ayto scan your physical LVM devices: the
-ayoption activates it.
vgchange -ayto activate all LVM groups and volumes on it.
lvsto show LVM volumes and therefore mount them by absolute path (