In an OverCloud where nodes are registered to a Satellite 6,
heat stack-delete overcloud may get stuck.
The following command shows that the deletion is stuck / failed at
heat resource-list -n5 overcloud
The deployment will only fail after the default timeout (which by default is several hours). This seems to happen for several reasons, e.g. in case a node was deleted out-of-band or if a node lost connectivity to the Satellite server.
heat stack-delete overcloud
How can one delete the stack quickly, without waiting for the timeout of
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