Delete a Linode

Deletes a Linode you have permission to read_write.

Deleting a Linode is a destructive action and cannot be undone.

Additionally, deleting a Linode:

  • Gives up any IP addresses the Linode was assigned.
  • Deletes all Disks, Backups, Configs, etc.
  • Detaches any Volumes associated with the Linode.
  • Stops billing for the Linode and its associated services. You will be billed for time used within the billing period the Linode was active.

Linodes that are in the process of cloning or backup restoration cannot be deleted.

linode-cli linodes delete 123


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