Only the owner of a stand-alone forum can delete a forum reply from it. Deleted replies cannot be restored.
See Authenticating requests
for information about how to authenticate the request.
Table 1. Atom API request details
|Method||Resource||URI||Input and output representations|
|DELETE||forum reply||Value of the href attribute of <link> element that has a rel="edit" attribute value for each entry in the forum replies feed.||none|
If you want to customize the message that is displayed when the reply is deleted, use a PUT method to delete the reply instead. Be sure to provide the <category scheme="http://www.ibm.com/xmlns/prod/sn/flags term="deleted">
element in the entry content. See Updating a forum reply
for more information.
Returned HTTP headers
HTTP/1.1 204 No Content
Indicates that the forum reply was successfully deleted (and no content is returned).Error codes
- HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
- HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
DELETE /forums/atom/reply?replyUuid=c8979fef-0be3-4f71-b080-7926aa1c270c HTTP/1.1
Parent topic: Working with stand-alone forum replies
Forum reply entry content