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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-44eb99fb-3800-404a-bcc9-a2c77c0092a6
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.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTIxNiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTU3QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0MjIzMjM1NDR9.xHzNE5Guoj-vYjIRpL_h4J8hgTIqR1-2GbgbQlULgFA
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded


DELETE /v2/apps/8fce2454-1b6e-4d08-8caf-f64859d86d12


curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/apps/8fce2454-1b6e-4d08-8caf-f64859d86d12" -d '' -X DELETE \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTIxNiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTU3QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0MjIzMjM1NDR9.xHzNE5Guoj-vYjIRpL_h4J8hgTIqR1-2GbgbQlULgFA" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "



X-VCAP-Request-ID: cced17e5-6bda-474b-979c-d28fe6b5217c
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff


204 No Content

Audit Records Created By The Request

Audit Record: audit.app.delete-request

Attribute Name Value
id 144
guid 9f66fb2f-c75a-4526-89d5-42cc8ed1f94b
created_at 2015-01-20 01:52:24 +0000
timestamp 2015-01-20 01:52:24 +0000
type audit.app.delete-request
actor uaa-id-216
actor_type user
actee 8fce2454-1b6e-4d08-8caf-f64859d86d12
actee_type app
  "request": {
    "recursive": false
space_id 146
organization_guid d7b0f123-9d29-472a-84c6-6ef97f3d2993
space_guid 6db01c10-c216-49f9-bdb5-1c4d808a4bef
actor_name email-157@somedomain.com
actee_name name-1476