Remove a container

DELETE /containers/(id)

Remove the container id from the filesystem

Example request:

DELETE /containers/16253994b7c4?v=1 HTTP/1.1

Example response:

HTTP/1.1 200 
Content-Type: application/json
{
    [] // warnings
}

Query Parameters:

  • v – 1/True/true or 0/False/false, Remove the volumes associated to the container. Default false.
  • force - 1/True/true or 0/False/false, Kill then remove the container. Default false.

Status Codes:

  • 204 – no error
  • 400 – bad parameter
  • 404 – no such container
  • 500 – server error