Version 3
Apps API

Apps API

Delete a Particular App

DELETE /v2/apps/:guid


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-e469b677-c4ee-47d2-9762-d6bb8c48af28
stack_guid The guid of the associated stack. Uses the default system stack.
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 (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_timeout Timeout for health checking of an staged app when starting up
docker_image Name of the Docker image containing the app
  • cloudfoundry/helloworld
  • registry.example.com:5000/user/repository/tag
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



Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTI3MSIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTk2QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0MTU3NTQxNDV9.9thgyvAA2fGl1iuxuLZmH1QJ1h8evy3MeBY_1wOGKWI
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded


DELETE /v2/apps/791fbff2-d841-4329-9a93-d235f4e01e84


curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/apps/791fbff2-d841-4329-9a93-d235f4e01e84" -d '' -X DELETE \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTI3MSIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTk2QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0MTU3NTQxNDV9.9thgyvAA2fGl1iuxuLZmH1QJ1h8evy3MeBY_1wOGKWI" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "



X-VCAP-Request-ID: 0a6f8b36-71a5-4d5a-8559-b51e0a1811ec
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff


204 No Content

Audit Records Created By The Request

Audit Record: audit.app.delete-request

Attribute Name Value
id 57
guid b57896a1-2a4c-4a0d-848c-4e9fea7fc39f
created_at 2014-11-05 01:02:25 +0000
timestamp 2014-11-05 01:02:25 +0000
type audit.app.delete-request
actor uaa-id-271
actor_type user
actee 791fbff2-d841-4329-9a93-d235f4e01e84
actee_type app
  "request": {
    "recursive": false
space_id 162
organization_guid 5d390fdf-a81c-4e8c-9172-ce23b576489e
space_guid 3e4d6a64-bfc0-4b7b-b33b-2687bce35234
actor_name email-196@somedomain.com
actee_name name-965