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Version: release-0.8

Delete a Kafka cluster

Termination policy


The termination policy determines how a cluster is deleted. Set the policy when creating a cluster.

terminationPolicyDeleting Operation
DoNotTerminateDoNotTerminate blocks delete operation.
HaltHalt deletes workload resources such as statefulset, deployment workloads but keep PVCs.
DeleteDelete deletes workload resources and PVCs but keep backups.
WipeOutWipeOut deletes workload resources, PVCs and all relevant resources included backups.

To check the termination policy, execute the following command.

kbcli cluster list kafka


Run the command below to delete a specified cluster.

kbcli cluster delete kafka