System Manager's Manual
NAME vgimport - make exported volume groups known to the system
SYNOPSIS vgimport [-a|--all] [-d|--debug] [-h|-?|--help] [-v|--verbose] VolumeGroupName [VolumeGroupName...]
DESCRIPTION vgimport allows you to make a Volume Group that was previously exported using vgexport(8) known to the system again, perhaps after moving its Physical Volumes from a different machine.
for common options.
Import all exported Volume Groups.
SEE ALSO lvm(8), pvscan(8), vgexport(8), vgscan(8)