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Apps API

Apps API

Delete a Particular App

DELETE /v2/apps/:guid



DELETE /v2/apps/09343625-f30b-402d-b761-6db27baf8086


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-78857449-5d4d-4087-af3c-3590c3058bba
stack_guid The guid of the associated stack. Uses the default system stack.
  • guid-78ff43b8-b2f3-420d-adb3-563e06b511f6
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:0x0000000792c2d0>
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.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTMxNiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMjMzQHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0MzY4Mjk3OTZ9.RSAd7ZWso-yO5wQmigFsiX5qI36TCeQ1miqp4AECRoU
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded


curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/apps/09343625-f30b-402d-b761-6db27baf8086" -d '' -X DELETE \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTMxNiIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMjMzQHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0MzY4Mjk3OTZ9.RSAd7ZWso-yO5wQmigFsiX5qI36TCeQ1miqp4AECRoU" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "



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X-VCAP-Request-ID: a64d7acf-4c6d-4176-8d5b-484efe70c42e
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff

Audit Records Created By The Request

Audit Record: audit.app.delete-request

Attribute Name Value
id 34
guid 587dbb7a-f169-47f7-aa6a-366073e060aa
created_at 2015-07-06 23:23:16 UTC
timestamp 2015-07-06 23:23:16 UTC
type audit.app.delete-request
actor uaa-id-316
actor_type user
actee 09343625-f30b-402d-b761-6db27baf8086
actee_type app
  "request": {
    "recursive": false
organization_guid 7a00eb04-5309-49c1-b82f-1b279f7d5b4c
space_guid 709df10b-abff-44a4-a37d-fc2547e3cf16
actor_name email-233@somedomain.com
actee_name name-2026