I have 2 SSD drives in my laptop. One has Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, and the other has Windows 10. I am able to boot into either one separately by telling the BIOS which drive to boot. I have some files on my Ubuntu drive that I would like to access from Windows. Normally, I could just install ext2fsd and everything would be fine. But my Ubuntu drive is formatted using LVM. Is there any way to access those files from Windows?
closed as off-topic by Charles Green, waltinator, Byte Commander♦, Eric Carvalho, Fabby May 5 at 18:58
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There are a couple of answers about on the internet, but it seems that Windows does not support LVM2 (or at least not very well)
The second link describes creating an Ubuntu VM in Virtual box, using that Virtual machine to mount the LVM partitions, and then sharing the directories through Samba.