12.4. Deleting SSH keys

DELETE /os-keypairs/{keypair_name}

Delete a keypair with the specified name.

Source: https://docs.openstack.org/api-ref/compute/#delete-keypair

12.4.1. Request

Name In Type Description
keypair_name path string The keypair name.
user_id (Optional) query string

This allows administrative users to operate key-pairs of specified user ID.

New in version 2.10 Example

# curl -ks -X DELETE -H 'Content-Type: application/json' -H 'X-Auth-Token: gAAAAA<...>' \

12.4.2. Response Status codes Success

Code Reason
202 - Accepted Request was accepted for processing, but the processing has not been completed. A ‘location’ header is included in the response which contains a link to check the progress of the request.
204 - No Content The server has fulfilled the request. Error

Code Reason
401 - Unauthorized User must authenticate before making a request.
403 - Forbidden Policy does not allow current user to do this operation.
404 - Not Found The requested resource could not be found.