Capture a new on-demand heap dump for the given instance

Capture a new on-demand heap dump for the given instanceedit

Captures a new on-demand heap dump for the given instance. The capture is completed asynchronously, and you can check its progress by getting heap dumps for the given resource.

Requestedit

POST /api/v1/deployments/{deployment_id}/{resource_kind}/{ref_id}/instances/{instance_id}/heap_dump/_capture

Path parametersedit

Name Type Required Description

deployment_id

string

Y

Identifier for the Deployment.

instance_id

string

Y

The instance identifier

ref_id

string

Y

User-specified RefId for the Resource.

resource_kind

string

Y

The kind of resource (one of elasticsearch, kibana or apm).

Responsesedit

202

(EmptyResponse)

Indicates that the capture has started

404

(BasicFailedReply)

  • The Deployment specified by {deployment_id} cannot be found. (code: deployments.deployment_not_found)
  • The Resource specified by {ref_id} cannot be found. (code: deployments.deployment_resource_not_found)
  • The specified instance cannot be found. (code: deployments.instance_not_found_error)

Headers

x-cloud-error-codes (string; allowed values: [deployments.deployment_not_found, deployments.deployment_resource_not_found, deployments.instance_not_found_error])
The error codes associated with the response
449

(BasicFailedReply)

Elevated permissions are required. (code: root.unauthorized.rbac.elevated_permissions_required)

Headers

x-cloud-error-codes (string; allowed values: [root.unauthorized.rbac.elevated_permissions_required])
The error codes associated with the response

Request exampleedit

curl -XPOST https://{{hostname}}/api/v1/deployments/{deployment_id}/{resource_kind}/{ref_id}/instances/{instance_id}/heap_dump/_capture \
-H "Authorization: ApiKey $ECE_API_KEY"