fix label of --id in admin delete user (#14005)

* fix label of --id in admin delete user

This pr fixes the label descriptor of `gitea admin delete user`
but also adds a `--username` option.

Fix #13995

Signed-off-by: Andrew Thornton <>

* fix-spacing

Signed-off-by: Andrew Thornton <>

* Add delete email support

Signed-off-by: Andrew Thornton <>

Co-authored-by: 6543 <>
Co-authored-by: techknowlogick <>
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@ -10,6 +10,7 @@ import (
@ -125,9 +126,22 @@ var (
microcmdUserDelete = cli.Command{
Name: "delete",
Usage: "Delete specific user",
Flags: []cli.Flag{idFlag},
Name: "delete",
Usage: "Delete specific user by id, name or email",
Flags: []cli.Flag{
Name: "id",
Usage: "ID of user of the user to delete",
Name: "username,u",
Usage: "Username of the user to delete",
Name: "email,e",
Usage: "Email of the user to delete",
Action: runDeleteUser,
@ -463,18 +477,33 @@ func runListUsers(c *cli.Context) error {
func runDeleteUser(c *cli.Context) error {
if !c.IsSet("id") {
return fmt.Errorf("--id flag is missing")
if !c.IsSet("id") && !c.IsSet("username") && !c.IsSet("email") {
return fmt.Errorf("You must provide the id, username or email of a user to delete")
if err := initDB(); err != nil {
return err
user, err := models.GetUserByID(c.Int64("id"))
var err error
var user *models.User
if c.IsSet("email") {
user, err = models.GetUserByEmail(c.String("email"))
} else if c.IsSet("username") {
user, err = models.GetUserByName(c.String("username"))
} else {
user, err = models.GetUserByID(c.Int64("id"))
if err != nil {
return err
if c.IsSet("username") && user.LowerName != strings.ToLower(strings.TrimSpace(c.String("username"))) {
return fmt.Errorf("The user %s who has email %s does not match the provided username %s", user.Name, c.String("email"), c.String("username"))
if c.IsSet("id") && user.ID != c.Int64("id") {
return fmt.Errorf("The user %s does not match the provided id %d", user.Name, c.Int64("id"))
return models.DeleteUser(user)

@ -69,7 +69,10 @@ Admin operations:
- `gitea admin user list`
- `delete`:
- Options:
- `--id`: ID of user to be deleted. Required.
- `--email`: Email of the user to be deleted.
- `--username`: Username of user to be deleted.
- `--id`: ID of user to be deleted.
- One of `--id`, `--username` or `--email` is required. If more than one is provided then all have to match.
- Examples:
- `gitea admin user delete --id 1`
- `create`: - Options: - `--name value`: Username. Required. As of gitea 1.9.0, use the `--username` flag instead. - `--username value`: Username. Required. New in gitea 1.9.0. - `--password value`: Password. Required. - `--email value`: Email. Required. - `--admin`: If provided, this makes the user an admin. Optional. - `--access-token`: If provided, an access token will be created for the user. Optional. (default: false). - `--must-change-password`: If provided, the created user will be required to choose a newer password after