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Apps API

Apps API

Delete a Particular App

DELETE /v2/apps/:guid



DELETE /v2/apps/4ef97a3c-a3b7-459b-b6cb-f36ba3d08f51


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-0a924695-b0ca-41ab-bb82-894d60136230
stack_guid The guid of the associated stack. Uses the default system stack.
  • guid-d93669cd-be7c-4cd4-904b-db832cb46b6e
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
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.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTI0NiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTY3QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0Mjk2NjQxNDR9.TlS1BgcDiSERmXfv5UHOI7j0yk1r44faGolIgWirHRQ
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded


curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/apps/4ef97a3c-a3b7-459b-b6cb-f36ba3d08f51" -d '' -X DELETE \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTI0NiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTY3QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0Mjk2NjQxNDR9.TlS1BgcDiSERmXfv5UHOI7j0yk1r44faGolIgWirHRQ" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "



204 No Content


X-VCAP-Request-ID: bc92f02b-a9f1-4e2a-bfc7-058a10b2457e
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff

Audit Records Created By The Request

Audit Record: audit.app.delete-request

Attribute Name Value
id 172
guid 9f616611-b337-418f-b7c3-c8be77a90af2
created_at 2015-04-15 00:55:44 UTC
timestamp 2015-04-15 00:55:44 UTC
type audit.app.delete-request
actor uaa-id-246
actor_type user
actee 4ef97a3c-a3b7-459b-b6cb-f36ba3d08f51
actee_type app
  "request": {
    "recursive": false
space_id 259
organization_guid 77f6aad8-5872-4370-9b2d-84a772ad8fbe
space_guid 855f0d09-b461-42c8-9707-2b0b0a997f7c
actor_name email-167@somedomain.com
actee_name name-1615