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The need arose today to issue a bulk set of HTTP DELETE operations against our applicaiton's REST-based API.

It took me a little digging to find out how to use curl to do this, so here it is:

    curl -X DELETE http://localhost/example/    

Loving curl!

It is quickly becoming one of my favourite command line tools.


527 comments, Linux, Friday, June 25, 2010 11:34

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