All objects within a container must first be deleted before the container can be deleted. To find out whether a container contains any objects, use a
For information about deleting containers by using the REST API, see Delete Container in OpenStack Object Storage Service API Reference.
cURL command syntax:
curl -v -X DELETE -H 'X-Auth-Token: token'
token is the authentication token obtained earlier from Oracle Storage Cloud Service. See Authenticating Access When Using the REST API.
For the syntax of
accountURL, see About REST URLs for Oracle Storage Cloud Service Resources.
containerName is the name of the container to be deleted.
cURL command example:
curl -v -X DELETE -H 'X-Auth-Token: AUTH_tkb4fdf39c92e9f62cca9b7c196f8b6e6b' https://storage.us2.oraclecloud.com/v1/Storage-ORACLEGENZ138479113098/myFirstContainer
deleteContainerin Java API Reference for Oracle Cloud Storage Service.