Volume Phase and Mount Options

Volume Phase

Volumes can be found in one of the following phases:

Phase Description
Available A free resource not yet bound to a claim.
Bound The volume is bound to a claim.
Released The claim was deleted, but the resource is not yet reclaimed by the cluster.
Failed The volume has failed its automatic reclamation.

You can view the name of the PVC bound to the PV by running:

oc get pv <pv-claim>

Mount Options

You can specify mount options while mounting a PV by using the annotation volume.beta.kubernetes.io/mount-options.

The following PV types support mount options:

  • AWS Elastic Block Store (EBS)
  • Azure Disk
  • Azure File
  • Cinder
  • GCE Persistent Disk
  • iSCSI
  • Local volume
  • NFS
  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Storage (Ceph RBD only)
  • VMware vSphere