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Stacks API

Stacks API

Create a Stack

POST /v2/stacks

Request

Route

POST /v2/stacks

Body

Name Description Default Valid Values Example Values
name The name for the stack.
description The description for the stack
{"name":"example_stack","description":"Description for the example stack"}

Headers

Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTIzMiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTI5QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0NDQyNjA2NDN9.McbM2y7Sk5hkypIFP-5E72BQhvncEF20kZhwW4KaB_4
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
Cookie: 

cURL

curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/stacks" -d '{"name":"example_stack","description":"Description for the example stack"}' -X POST \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTIzMiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTI5QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0NDQyNjA2NDN9.McbM2y7Sk5hkypIFP-5E72BQhvncEF20kZhwW4KaB_4" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "

Response

Status

201 Created

Body

{
  "metadata": {
    "guid": "94a8e0a3-6be3-4a8d-973e-6afa3dca294a",
    "url": "/v2/stacks/94a8e0a3-6be3-4a8d-973e-6afa3dca294a",
    "created_at": "2015-09-30T23:30:43Z",
    "updated_at": null
  },
  "entity": {
    "name": "example_stack",
    "description": "Description for the example stack"
  }
}

Headers

Content-Type: application/json;charset=utf-8
Location: /v2/stacks/94a8e0a3-6be3-4a8d-973e-6afa3dca294a
X-VCAP-Request-ID: 278cb3de-a86e-498e-8cbb-c4467d8cd717
Content-Length: 305
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff