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A.2.2. The dmsetup ls Command

You can list the device names of mapped devices with the dmsetup ls command. You can list devices that have at least one target of a specified type with the dmsetup ls --target target_type command. For other options of the dmsetup ls, see the dmsetup man page.
The following example shows the command to list the device names of currently configured mapped devices.
# dmsetup ls
testgfsvg-testgfslv3    (253:4)
testgfsvg-testgfslv2    (253:3)
testgfsvg-testgfslv1    (253:2)
VolGroup00-LogVol01     (253:1)
VolGroup00-LogVol00     (253:0)
The following example shows the command to list the devices names of currently configured mirror mappings.
# dmsetup ls --target mirror
lock_stress-grant--02.1722      (253, 34)
lock_stress-grant--01.1720      (253, 18)
lock_stress-grant--03.1718      (253, 52)
lock_stress-grant--02.1716      (253, 40)
lock_stress-grant--03.1713      (253, 47)
lock_stress-grant--02.1709      (253, 23)
lock_stress-grant--01.1707      (253, 8)
lock_stress-grant--01.1724      (253, 14)
lock_stress-grant--03.1711      (253, 27)
LVM configurations that are stacked on multipath or other device mapper devices can be complex to sort out. The dmsetup ls command provides a --tree option that displays dependencies between devices as a tree, as in the following example.
# dmsetup ls --tree
vgtest-lvmir (253:13)
 ├─vgtest-lvmir_mimage_1 (253:12)
 │  └─mpathep1 (253:8)
 │     └─mpathe (253:5)
 │        ├─ (8:112)
 │        └─ (8:64)
 ├─vgtest-lvmir_mimage_0 (253:11)
 │  └─mpathcp1 (253:3)
 │     └─mpathc (253:2)
 │        ├─ (8:32)
 │        └─ (8:16)
 └─vgtest-lvmir_mlog (253:4)
    └─mpathfp1 (253:10)
       └─mpathf (253:6)
          ├─ (8:128)
          └─ (8:80)