Delete

Delete( ref )
Delete( ref )
Delete( ref )
Delete( ref )
delete( ref )
delete ref
Delete( ref )
Delete( ref )

Description

The delete function removes an object. Some of the common objects to delete are documents, collections, indexes, and databases.

Parameters

Argument Type Definition and Requirements

ref

Reference

The reference to an object that was removed.

Returns

An object containing the metadata about the delete operations.

Field Name Field Type Definition and Requirements

database

String

The logical name of an existing database.

role

String

The access roles include admin, server, server-readonly, or client.

data

Object

Optional - This is user-defined metadata for the key. It is provided for the developer to store information at the key level.

priority

Long

Optional - A relative weight between 1 and 500, inclusive, indicating how many resources this database is allowed to utilize. Defaults to 1. A higher number means more resources.

Examples

The query below removes the document pointed at by the reference.

curl https://db.fauna.com/ \
    -u fnAChGwBcAACAO70ziE0cfROosNJHdgBmJU1PgpL: \
    -d '{ "delete": { "@ref": "classes/spells/181388642581742080" } }'
client.Query(Delete(Ref(Collection("spells"), "181388642581742080")));
System.out.println(
        client.query(
                Delete(Ref(Collection("spells"), Value(181388642581742080L)))
        ).get());
result, _ := client.Query(
    f.Delete(f.RefCollection(f.Collection("spells"), "181388642581742080")),
)

fmt.Println(result)
client.query(Delete(Ref(Collection("spells"), "181388642581742080")))
client.query(q.delete(q.ref(q.collection("spells"), "181388642581742080")))
$client.query do
  delete ref('classes/spells/181388642581742080')
end
client.query(
    Delete(ref: Ref(Collection("spells"), "181388642581742080"))
)
client.query(q.Delete(q.Ref(q.Collection("spells"), "181388642581742080")))
  .then((ret) => console.log(ret))
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
{
  "resource": {
    "ref": { "@ref": "classes/spells/181388642581742080" },
    "class": { "@ref": "classes/spells" },
    "ts": 1509244539764856,
    "data": {
      "name": "Mountain's Thunder",
      "element": [ "air", "earth" ],
      "cost": 10
    }
  }
}
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "classes/spells/181388642581742080" },
  "class": { "@ref": "classes/spells" },
  "ts": 1509244539764856,
  "data": {
    "name": "Mountain's Thunder",
    "element": [ "air", "earth" ],
    "cost": 10
  }
}
{
  ref: ref(id = "181388642581742080", collection = ref(id = "spells", collection = ref(id = "collections"))),
  ts: 1509244539764856,
  data: {
    name: "Mountain's Thunder",
    element: ["air", "earth"],
    cost: 10
  }
}
map[ref:{181388642581742080 0xc4201f3da0 <nil>} ts:1509244539764856 data:map[cost:10 element:[air earth] name:Mountain's Thunder]]
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "classes/spells/181388642581742080" },
  "class": { "@ref": "classes/spells" },
  "ts": 1509244539764856,
  "data": {
    "name": "Mountain's Thunder",
    "element": [ "air", "earth" ],
    "cost": 10
  }
}
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "classes/spells/181388642581742080" },
  "class": { "@ref": "classes/spells" },
  "ts": 1509244539764856,
  "data": {
    "name": "Mountain's Thunder",
    "element": [ "air", "earth" ],
    "cost": 10
  }
}
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "classes/spells/181388642581742080" },
  "class": { "@ref": "classes/spells" },
  "ts": 1509244539764856,
  "data": {
    "name": "Mountain's Thunder",
    "element": [ "air", "earth" ],
    "cost": 10
  }
}
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "classes/spells/181388642581742080" },
  "class": { "@ref": "classes/spells" },
  "ts": 1509244539764856,
  "data": {
    "name": "Mountain's Thunder",
    "element": [ "air", "earth" ],
    "cost": 10
  }
}
{ ref:
   Ref(id=181388642581742080, collection=Ref(id=spells, collection=Ref(id=collections))),
  ts: 1527275280180078,
  data:
   { name: 'Mountain\'s Thunder',
     element: [ 'air', 'earth' ],
     cost: 10 } }

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