Packages with the lvm use flag

app-backup / snapper : Command-line program for btrfs and lvm snapshot management

  • Enable LVM thinprovisioned snapshots support sys-fs/lvm2

app-emulation / libvirt : C toolkit to manipulate virtual machines

  • Allow using the Logical Volume Manager (sys-fs/lvm2) as pool for disk image storage

app-emulation / virtualbox : Family of powerful x86 virtualization products for enterprise and home use

  • Build VBoxVolInfo that needs devicemapper from sys-fs/lvm2.

dev-util / schroot : Utility to execute commands in a chroot environment

  • Enable support for chroots using LVM snapshots

sys-fs / lvm2 : User-land utilities for LVM2 (device-mapper) software

  • Build all of LVM2, not just device-mapper

sys-fs / udisks : Daemon providing interfaces to work with storage devices

  • Add support for Logical Volume Management via sys-fs/lvm2.

sys-libs / libblockdev : A library for manipulating block devices

  • Enable support for Logical Volume Management via sys-fs/lvm2.