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Apps API

Apps API

Delete a Particular App

DELETE /v2/apps/:guid



DELETE /v2/apps/a0e0367a-87b9-401a-8453-fc2d87203783


Name Description Default Valid Values Example Values
name The name of the app.
  • my_super_app
memory The amount of memory each instance should have. In megabytes.
  • 1024
  • 512
instances The number of instances of the app to run. To ensure optimal availability, ensure there are at least 2 instances.
  • 2
  • 6
  • 10
disk_quota The maximum amount of disk available to an instance of an app. In megabytes.
  • 1204
  • 2048
space_guid The guid of the associated space.
  • guid-6626b432-5903-4fed-b739-96a8fd596580
stack_guid The guid of the associated stack. Uses the default system stack.
  • guid-7181fb42-5ff5-4793-b155-10c3f8a56c62
state The current desired state of the app. One of STOPPED or STARTED. STOPPED
detected_start_command The command detected by the buildpack during staging.
command The command to start an app after it is staged, maximum length: 4096 (e.g. 'rails s -p $PORT' or 'java com.org.Server $PORT').
buildpack Buildpack to build the app. 3 options: a) Blank means autodetection; b) A Git Url pointing to a buildpack; c) Name of an installed buildpack.
  • https://github.com/virtualstaticvoid/heroku-buildpack-r.git
  • an_example_installed_buildpack
health_check_type Type of health check to perform. port
  • port
  • none
health_check_timeout Timeout for health checking of an staged app when starting up
diego Use diego to stage and to run when available false
  • true
  • false
docker_image Name of the Docker image containing the app
  • cloudfoundry/helloworld
  • registry.example.com:5000/user/repository/tag
docker_credentials_json Docker credentials for pulling docker image. {}
  • #<RspecApiDocumentation::Views::HtmlExample:0x00000009d04108>
environment_json Key/value pairs of all the environment variables to run in your app. Does not include any system or service variables.
production Deprecated. true
  • true
  • false
console Open the console port for the app (at $CONSOLE_PORT). false
  • true
  • false
debug Open the debug port for the app (at $DEBUG_PORT). false
  • true
  • false
staging_failed_reason Reason for application staging failures
staging_failed_description Detailed description for the staging_failed_reason


Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTI1NiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTYwQHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0NDU1NTc5NTJ9._RLfpFmXEI0maKeW5CqUR9iQ6PWE3NPmmToIpa_1l84
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded


curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/apps/a0e0367a-87b9-401a-8453-fc2d87203783" -d '' -X DELETE \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTI1NiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTYwQHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0NDU1NTc5NTJ9._RLfpFmXEI0maKeW5CqUR9iQ6PWE3NPmmToIpa_1l84" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "



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X-VCAP-Request-ID: eef42c22-0779-45cc-9c05-b31c94a84d00
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff

Audit Records Created By The Request

Audit Record: audit.app.delete-request

Attribute Name Value
id 198
guid e32d2704-6026-4570-9630-5d68102bdec6
created_at 2015-10-15 23:52:32 UTC
timestamp 2015-10-15 23:52:32 UTC
type audit.app.delete-request
actor uaa-id-256
actor_type user
actee a0e0367a-87b9-401a-8453-fc2d87203783
actee_type app
  "request": {
    "recursive": false
organization_guid db904a89-9bae-4296-a91f-f96a5a9a6ec4
space_guid c4c8afae-1033-4c61-9b9c-c9169bdbdd23
actor_name email-160@somedomain.com
actee_name name-1824