Curl is awesome for getting things done. Whether it’s downloading files, spamming the local library’s website or simply messing around you can rest assured Curl has a use.

Have you ever uploaded an artifact to your Nexus repository and immediately grimaced as the realization that you’ve uploaded [the wrong file|to the incorrect path|it’s a picture of your car] washed over you? Well fear no more! Here’s a handy Curl command to add to your bag of tricks.

This does as it implies. It delete the resource out of Nexus. Poof! Gone. Vanished.

Problem? Solved.