You can uninstall the Template Service Broker if you no longer require access to the template applications that it provides.

The Template Service Broker is deprecated in OpenShift Container Platform 4. Equivalent and better functionality is present in the Operator Framework and Operator Lifecycle Manager (OLM).

Uninstalling the Template Service Broker

The following procedure uninstalls the Template Service Broker and its Operator using the web console.

Do not uninstall the Template Service Broker if there are any provisioned services from it in your cluster, otherwise you might encounter errors when trying to manage the services.
  • The Template Service Broker is installed.


This procedure assumes that you installed the Template Service Broker into the openshift-template-service-broker project.

  1. Uninstall the Template Service Broker.

    1. Navigate to OperatorsInstalled Operators and select the openshift-template-service-broker project from the drop-down menu.

    2. Click Template Service Broker Operator.

    3. Select the Template Service Broker tab.

    4. Click template-service-broker.

    5. From the Actions drop-down menu, select Delete Template Service Broker.

    6. Click Delete from the confirmation pop-up window.

      The Template Service Broker is now uninstalled, and template applications will soon be removed from the Developer Catalog.

  2. Uninstall the Template Service Broker Operator.

    1. From the OperatorsInstalled Operators page, scroll or type a keyword into the Filter by name to find the Template Service Broker Operator, then click on it.

    2. On the right-hand side of the Operator Details page, select Uninstall Operator from the Actions drop-down menu.

    3. When prompted by the Remove Operator Subscription window, optionally select the Also completely remove the Operator from the selected namespace check box if you want all components related to the installation to be removed. This removes the CSV, which in turn removes the Pods, Deployments, CRDs, and CRs associated with the Operator.

    4. Select Remove. This Operator will stop running and no longer receive updates. The Template Service Broker Operator is no longer installed in your cluster.

After the Template Service Broker is uninstalled, users will no longer have access to the template applications provided by the Template Service Broker.