WebGLRenderingContext.deleteBuffer()

The WebGLRenderingContext.deleteBuffer() method of the WebGL API deletes a given WebGLBuffer. This method has no effect if the buffer has already been deleted. Normally you don't need to call this method yourself, when the buffer object is dereferenced it will be marked as free.

Syntax

deleteBuffer(buffer)

Parameters

buffer

A WebGLBuffer object to delete.

Return value

None (undefined).

Examples

Deleting a buffer

const canvas = document.getElementById('canvas');
const gl = canvas.getContext('webgl');
const buffer = gl.createBuffer();

// …

gl.deleteBuffer(buffer);

Specifications

Specification
WebGL Specification
# 5.14.5

Browser compatibility

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See also