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Groovy script to remove a node at a given path
import org.apache.jackrabbit.oak.spi.commit.CommitInfo
import org.apache.jackrabbit.oak.spi.commit.EmptyHook
import org.apache.jackrabbit.oak.spi.state.NodeStore
import org.apache.jackrabbit.oak.commons.PathUtils
def rmNode(def session, String path) {
println "Removing node ${path}"
NodeStore ns =
def nb = ns.root.builder()
def aBuilder = nb
for(p in PathUtils.elements(path)) { aBuilder = aBuilder.getChildNode(p) }
if(aBuilder.exists()) {
rm = aBuilder.remove()
ns.merge(nb, EmptyHook.INSTANCE, CommitInfo.EMPTY)
return rm
} else {
println "Node ${path} doesn't exist"
return false
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stillalex commented Nov 21, 2014

rmNode(session, "/path/to/node")

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