POST /virtual_machines/:virtual_machine_id/shutdown

Shuts down specified Virtual Server

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Response Parameters

 

An HTTP 201 response is returned on a successful reboot along with a virtual_machine object. Unsuccessful reboot responses include HTTP 404 (resource not found – e.g. if the VS isn't online) and HTTP 422 (request cannot be processed – for example, if parameters were incorrect).

JSON Request example

 curl -i -X POST -u user:userpass --url <api_url>/virtual_machines/:virtual_machine_id/shutdown.json

XML Request example

 curl -i -X POST -u user:userpass --url <api_url>/virtual_machines/:virtual_machine_id/shutdown.xml