First we need to create the Physical Volume. Change “/dev/sda2” to your drive.
Next we create the Volume Group. You can change “VGname” to something else if you so desire.
vgcreate VGname /dev/sda2
And finally, create the Logical Volume.
lvcreate -l %100FREE -n home VGname
The above command will create a Logical Volume that uses all the free space avaliable in the Volume Group. If you want the Logical Volume to be a specific size, change “-l 100%FREE” to “-L 60G”. Where “60G” is the size in GB.
lvcreate -L 60G -n home VGname
Your Logical Volume should be setup now. You can list all your Logical Volumes with