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Launch Server

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Launch a Server that has already been added to a deployment, in a particular cloud, etc.

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Prerequisite:  Example assumes you have previously authenticated, and your valid session cookie is in 'mycookie'.

Example Call

#!/bin/sh -e
curl -i -H X_API_VERSION:1.5 -b mycookie -X POST$SERVER/launch.xml

Sample Output

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Server: nginx/1.0.15
Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 22:52:28 GMT
Content-Type: text/html; charset=utf-8
Transfer-Encoding: chunked
Connection: keep-alive
Status: 201 Created
Location: /api/clouds/232/instances/3R397M9BPGB5J
X-Runtime: 10360
X-Request-Uuid: b41d5bd4a4cd4f338bc6542417806e7a
Set-Cookie: _session_id=4af33099ee4f9e2eb0f169ecb928d5b4; path=/; Secure; HttpOnly
Cache-Control: no-cache


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