Delete a Replication
Deleting an XDCR replication stops the replication of data, and removes the defined replication from Couchbase Server.
Proceed as follows:
Access Couchbase Web Console. Left-click on the XDCR tab, in the right-hand navigation menu.
This displays the XDCR Replications screen. The lower part of the main panel, entitled Remote Clusters, features and Ongoing Replications panel that currently has the following appearance:
This features information on a single, currently defined replication. In the
statuscolumn, this replication is shown to be
To delete the replication, left-click on the
Deletetab, which appears near the right-hand side of the row:
The following confirmation dialog is now displayed:
Left-click on Delete Replication, to confirm. The Ongoing Replications panel now reappears, showing no replications:
The replication has now been deleted.
From the starting-point defined above, in
Examples on This Page,
xdcr-replicate command to delete an XDCR replication as follows.
couchbase-cli xdcr-replicate -c 10.142.180.101 \ -u Administrator \ -p password \ --delete \ --xdcr-replicator=570d0ca2db3b1e128e2fafd362a1bfd4/travel-sample/travel-sample
The value specified for the
--xdcr-replicator flag is that retrieved by
means of the
--list flag, shown in
XDCR Replication with the CLI. The
--delete flag signifies that the
replication is to be deleted. If successful, the command returns the
SUCCESS: XDCR replication deleted
From the starting-point defined above, in Examples on This Page, use the REST API to delete an XDCR replication as follows.
curl -X DELETE -u Administrator:password \ http://10.142.180.101:8091/controller/cancelXDCR/570d0ca2db3b1e128e2fafd362a1bfd4%2Ftravel-sample%2Ftravel-sample
Note the encoded form of the endpoint, which is required. This consists of the
id, the name of
the source bucket, and the name of the target bucket.
These were obtained in
Pause an XDCR Replication with the REST API.
If successful, no output is displayed. The replication has been deleted.
Once a replication has been deleted, you may also wish to delete the reference on which it was based. See Delete a Reference.