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Using Geoserver 2.1.3 I do delete sld using rest api with manually delete the sld file. But when I issue a POST new sld with the same name I got an error "SLD file test.sld already exists." Event there is no test.sld in the styles folder.

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Welcome to GIS SE! Can you share the POST request you used? – R.K. Dec 1 '12 at 4:44

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