Authors: Aaron Alpar (Kasten)
Deleting objects in Kubernetes can be challenging.You may think
you’ve deleted something, only to find it still persists.While
kubectl delete command and hoping for the
best might work for day-to-day operations, understanding how
delete commands operate will help you
understand why some objects linger after deletion.
In this post, I’ll look at:What properties of a resource govern deletion How finalizers and owner references impact object deletion How the propagation policy