To delete a forum, use the HTTP DELETE method.
Only the owner of a stand-alone forum can delete the forum. Deleted forums 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|
- Web address returned in the HTTP location header when the forum was created.
- Web address in the href attribute of the <link> element with the rel="edit" attribute of a forum Atom entry
Returned HTTP headers
HTTP/1.1 204 No Content
Indicates that the forum was successfully deleted (and no content is returned).Error codes
- HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
- HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
DELETE http://www.dulcinea.com/forums/atom/forum?forumUuid=3b153694-e27e-4085-8868-2952110fdad2 HTTP/1.1
Parent topic: Working with stand-alone forums