Deleting comments
Added by IBM contributorIBM | Edited by Claudia R Elbourn on June 15, 2015
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To delete a comment from a blog posting, use the HTTP DELETE method.
Only the owner of a blog or an administrator can delete a comment from it. Deleted comments cannot be restored.

To delete a comment, complete the following steps:
1. Retrieve the Blogs service document. See Retrieving the Blogs service document.
2. In the service document, locate the workspace for the blog, locate the Comment Entries Atom collection within the workspace, and then copy the web address in the href attribute of the Comments collection.
3. Send a GET request to the web address you copied from the previous step. In the returned feed, find the comment entry that you want to delete, and make a note of the web address for it, which is specified in the href attribute of its rel=edit link.
4. Send a DELETE request to the web address of the edit link of the comment that you noted in the previous step.
Method URI Description
DELETE /blogs/{communityUuid}/api/comments/{commentId} Value of the href attribute of <link> element that contains a rel="edit" attribute value for each entry in the feed retrieved from the Comments Atom publishing collection address located in the blog's workspace in the Blogs service document.
Name Type Optional Description
string No Community UUID of the blog entry
string No The ID of the comment entry.
Code Description
Indicates that the blog comment was successfully deleted (and no content is returned).
Not Found.