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Delete the provided role.

There is a small delay between the time a role is deleted and it being reflected in the search layer (usually a couple of seconds). That means that a role that was just deleted may still be returned by the searchRoles function at first.

deleteRole(id, [options], [callback])

Arguments Type Description
id string Unique role identifier to delete
options JSON Object Optional parameters
callback function (Optional) Callback handling the response


Option Type Description Default
queuable boolean Make this request queuable or not true
refresh string If set to wait_for, Kuzzle will wait the persistence layer to finish indexing (available with Elasticsearch 5.x and above) undefined

Return Value

Returns the Security object to allow chaining.

Callback Response

Returns the id of the rold that has been deleted.


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// Using callbacks (NodeJS or Web Browser)
  .deleteRole('myrole', function(error, result) {
// Using promises (NodeJS)
  .then((result) => {

Callback response

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"deleted role identifier"