NOTE: You are looking at documentation for an older release. For the latest information, see the current release documentation.
This API is experimental and may be changed or removed completely in a future release. Although the underlying mechanism of enforcing role-based access control is stable, the APIs for managing the roles are currently experimental.
To use this API, you must have at least the
manage_security cluster privilege.
To delete a role, submit a DELETE request to the
If the role is successfully deleted, the response code is
204; otherwise, the response
code is 404.