Resource cleanup using the command lineΒΆ

At this point you may want to cleanup the OpenStack resources that have been created. Running the following commands should remove all networks, routers, ports, security groups and instances. These commands will work regardless of the method you used to create the resources. Note that the order you delete resources is important.


The following commands will delete all the resources you have created including networks and routers, do not run these commands unless you wish to delete all these resources.

# delete the instances
$ openstack server delete first-instance

# delete instance ports
$ for port_id in $(openstack port list | grep 10.0.0 | grep -v "'" | awk '{ print $2 }'); do openstack port delete $port_id; done

# delete router interface
$ openstack router remove port border-router $( openstack port list | grep "'" | awk '{print $2}' )

# delete router
$ openstack router delete border-router
Deleted router: border-router

# delete subnet
$ openstack subnet delete private-subnet
Deleted subnet: private-subnet

# delete network
$ openstack network delete private-net
Deleted network: private-net

# delete security group
$ openstack security group delete first-instance-sg
Deleted security_group: first-instance-sg

# delete ssh key
$ openstack keypair delete first-instance-key