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Apps API

Apps API

Delete a Particular App

DELETE /v2/apps/:guid



DELETE /v2/apps/59f8800f-a7f4-4e29-a89d-269a98a5310a


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-5172c083-eb80-4b12-b7e8-dd2c40feddce
stack_guid The guid of the associated stack. Uses the default system stack.
  • guid-f8edca3f-ade8-44e4-b8ad-632f37347873
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:0x00000007f76758>
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.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTE2MSIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtOTRAc29tZWRvbWFpbi5jb20iLCJzY29wZSI6WyJjbG91ZF9jb250cm9sbGVyLmFkbWluIl0sImF1ZCI6WyJjbG91ZF9jb250cm9sbGVyIl0sImV4cCI6MTQ0MjYwMTUzMn0.tq1nlYcF9fUAX2HVisigjNAH4cvHYOLCMtlEksEtvSk
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded


curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/apps/59f8800f-a7f4-4e29-a89d-269a98a5310a" -d '' -X DELETE \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTE2MSIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtOTRAc29tZWRvbWFpbi5jb20iLCJzY29wZSI6WyJjbG91ZF9jb250cm9sbGVyLmFkbWluIl0sImF1ZCI6WyJjbG91ZF9jb250cm9sbGVyIl0sImV4cCI6MTQ0MjYwMTUzMn0.tq1nlYcF9fUAX2HVisigjNAH4cvHYOLCMtlEksEtvSk" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "



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X-VCAP-Request-ID: 4775b9fe-b684-480e-8be3-86c6b3af69c7
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff

Audit Records Created By The Request

Audit Record: audit.app.delete-request

Attribute Name Value
id 22
guid 51a923ba-448d-4625-8f8c-b0a866f7f913
created_at 2015-09-11 18:38:52 UTC
timestamp 2015-09-11 18:38:52 UTC
type audit.app.delete-request
actor uaa-id-161
actor_type user
actee 59f8800f-a7f4-4e29-a89d-269a98a5310a
actee_type app
  "request": {
    "recursive": false
organization_guid 3749c2cc-4970-4ddb-813a-7b72fb64a8eb
space_guid 6d9c6f96-010f-44e1-b8b9-ec9dda78420d
actor_name email-94@somedomain.com
actee_name name-460