knife delete subcommand to delete an object from a Chef server. This subcommand works similar to
knife cookbook delete,
knife data bag delete,
knife environment delete,
knife node delete, and
knife role delete, but with a single verb (and a single action).
This subcommand has the following syntax:
$ knife delete [PATTERN...] (options)
Review the list of common options available to this (and all) knife subcommands and plugins.
This subcommand has the following options:
--recurseto delete directories recursively. Default:
staticfor just roles, environments, cookbooks, and data bags. By default,
hosted_everythingare dynamically selected depending on the server type. Default:
See knife.rb for more information about how to add certain knife options as settings in the knife.rb file.
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