11.12. Deleting Volumes

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Volumes must be unmounted and stopped before you can delete them. Ensure that you also remove entries relating to this volume from the /etc/fstab file after the volume has been deleted.
To delete a volume, use the following command:
# gluster volume delete VOLNAME
For example, to delete test-volume:
# gluster volume delete test-volume
Deleting volume will erase all information about the volume. Do you want to continue? (y/n) y
Deleting volume test-volume has been successful
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