Delete Datafeeds APIedit

This API enables you to delete an existing datafeed.

Requestedit

DELETE _xpack/ml/datafeeds/<feed_id>

Descriptionedit

Note

Unless the force parameter is used, the datafeed must be stopped before it can be deleted.

Path Parametersedit

feed_id (required)
(string) Identifier for the datafeed

Query Parametersedit

force
(boolean) Use to forcefully delete a started datafeed; this method is quicker than stopping and deleting the datafeed.

Authorizationedit

You must have manage_ml, or manage cluster privileges to use this API. For more information, see Security Privileges.

Examplesedit

The following example deletes the datafeed-total-requests datafeed:

DELETE _xpack/ml/datafeeds/datafeed-total-requests

When the datafeed is deleted, you receive the following results:

{
  "acknowledged": true
}