Deletes a specified Logstore. All shards and indexes of the Logstore are deleted.


Host consists of a project name and a Log Service endpoint. You must specify a project in Host.

Request headers

This operation uses only common request headers. For more information, see Common request headers.

Request syntax

DELETE /logstores/{logstore} HTTP/1.1

Request parameters

Parameter Type Location Required Example Description
logstore String Path Yes aliyun-test-logstore

The name of the Logstore.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
Server String nginx

The name of the server.

Content-Type String application/json

The content type of the response body.

Content-Length String 0

The length of the response body.

Connection String close

Indicates whether the connection is persistent. Valid values:

  • close: The connection is non-persistent. A new TCP connection is established for each HTTP request.
  • keep-alive: The connection is persistent. After a TCP connection is established, the connection remains open, and no more time or bandwidth is consumed to establish new connections.
Date String Sun, 27 May 2018 08:25:04 GMT

The time at which the response is returned.

x-log-requestid String 5B0A6B60BB6EE39764D458B5

The unique ID of the request. The ID is generated by Log Service.


Sample requests

DELETE /logstores/logstoreName HTTP/1.1

Sample common parameters

Sample success responses

JSON format

HTTP/1.1 200 OK

Error codes

For a list of error codes, visit the API Error Center.

HTTP status code

Error code

Error message




Project does not exist.

The error message returned because the specified project does not exist.



Logstore does not exist.

The error message returned because the specified Logstore does not exist.



invalid request method: /logstores/logstoreName

The error message returned because the logstoreName parameter is invalid.



Specified Server Error Message.

The error message returned because an internal server error has occurred.

For more information, see Common error codes.