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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-960f983c-5db0-4def-a102-26a4657c8b6f
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_type Type of health check to perform. port
  • port
  • none
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.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTE0NCIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtOTZAc29tZWRvbWFpbi5jb20iLCJzY29wZSI6WyJjbG91ZF9jb250cm9sbGVyLmFkbWluIl0sImF1ZCI6WyJjbG91ZF9jb250cm9sbGVyIl0sImV4cCI6MTQxOTk4OTk2OH0.mENPU3b00hq2xd7PkntFfpURbICGnDn6WpubhUR7vMA
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded


DELETE /v2/apps/1bdc4915-c1db-420d-8889-8245a267f51e


curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/apps/1bdc4915-c1db-420d-8889-8245a267f51e" -d '' -X DELETE \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTE0NCIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtOTZAc29tZWRvbWFpbi5jb20iLCJzY29wZSI6WyJjbG91ZF9jb250cm9sbGVyLmFkbWluIl0sImF1ZCI6WyJjbG91ZF9jb250cm9sbGVyIl0sImV4cCI6MTQxOTk4OTk2OH0.mENPU3b00hq2xd7PkntFfpURbICGnDn6WpubhUR7vMA" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "



X-VCAP-Request-ID: 817df862-c546-4eb7-b857-579c7290a942
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff


204 No Content

Audit Records Created By The Request

Audit Record: audit.app.delete-request

Attribute Name Value
id 148
guid 0a6e8e63-97ee-4a06-b680-94e51ca3fae4
created_at 2014-12-24 01:39:28 +0000
timestamp 2014-12-24 01:39:28 +0000
type audit.app.delete-request
actor uaa-id-144
actor_type user
actee 1bdc4915-c1db-420d-8889-8245a267f51e
actee_type app
  "request": {
    "recursive": false
space_id 167
organization_guid 691fd88d-b62f-4a05-897e-85b6ad307546
space_guid 85e23205-0d23-4ccb-8d44-3c46a14ea343
actor_name email-96@somedomain.com
actee_name name-1134