Delete a log

Demonstrates how to delete a Log.

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C#

To learn how to install and use the client library for Logging, see Logging client libraries.

private void DeleteLog(string logId)
{
    var client = LoggingServiceV2Client.Create();
    LogName logName = new LogName(s_projectId, logId);
    client.DeleteLog(logName, _retryAWhile);
    Console.WriteLine($"Deleted {logId}.");
}

Go

To learn how to install and use the client library for Logging, see Logging client libraries.

const name = "log-example"
if err := adminClient.DeleteLog(ctx, name); err != nil {
	return err
}

Java

To learn how to install and use the client library for Logging, see Logging client libraries.

boolean deleted = logging.deleteLog(logName);
if (deleted) {
  // the log was deleted
} else {
  // the log was not found
}

Node.js

To learn how to install and use the client library for Logging, see Logging client libraries.

// Imports the Google Cloud client library
const {Logging} = require('@google-cloud/logging');

// Creates a client
const logging = new Logging();

/**
 * TODO(developer): Uncomment the following line to run the code.
 */
// const logName = 'Name of the log to delete, e.g. my-log';

const log = logging.log(logName);

async function deleteLog() {
  // Deletes a logger and all its entries.
  // Note that a deletion can take several minutes to take effect.
  // See https://googleapis.dev/nodejs/logging/latest/Log.html#delete
  await log.delete();
  console.log(`Deleted log: ${logName}`);
}
deleteLog();

PHP

To learn how to install and use the client library for Logging, see Logging client libraries.

use Google\Cloud\Logging\LoggingClient;

/** Delete a logger and all its entries.
 *
 * @param string $projectId The Google project ID.
 * @param string $loggerName The name of the logger.
 */
function delete_logger($projectId, $loggerName)
{
    $logging = new LoggingClient(['projectId' => $projectId]);
    $logger = $logging->logger($loggerName);
    $logger->delete();
    printf("Deleted a logger '%s'." . PHP_EOL, $loggerName);
}

Python

To learn how to install and use the client library for Logging, see Logging client libraries.

def delete_logger(logger_name):
    """Deletes a logger and all its entries.

    Note that a deletion can take several minutes to take effect.
    """
    logging_client = logging.Client()
    logger = logging_client.logger(logger_name)

    logger.delete()

    print("Deleted all logging entries for {}".format(logger.name))

Ruby

To learn how to install and use the client library for Logging, see Logging client libraries.

require "google/cloud/logging"

logging = Google::Cloud::Logging.new

# log_name = "The name of the log"
logging.delete_log log_name
puts "Deleted log: #{log_name}"

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