Question

Simple URL to reboot droplet with API V2 ?

  • Posted on April 16, 2016
  • API
  • rdew1Asked by rdew1

Hello,

With the API V1 I used to be able to reboot a droplet simply by calling a url with the parameters in url, is that still possible to do in V2 ?

I can’t figure out what parameters to use from the documentation, even a simple php script that i could use to reboot a droplet would be very useful, if anyone can help ?


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The documentation for “Reboot a Droplet” includes an example of a curl command for performing the action:

curl -X POST -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
             -H "Authorization: Bearer b7d03a6947b217efb6f3ec3bd3504582" \
             -d '{"type":"reboot"}' \
             "https://api.digitalocean.com/v2/droplets/3164450/actions"

Just replace the b7d03a... with your own API token, and replace 3164450 with the ID of the droplet that you want to reboot.