Last updated: 2020-01-15 17:17:41

Feature Description

This API is used to update the status of a job. You can use this API to start a job or cancel an ongoing job. For more information on batch operation jobs, see Batch Operation Overview.


Sample Request

POST /jobs/<JobId>/status?requestedJobStatus=<RequestedJobStatus>&statusUpdateReason=<StatusUpdateReason> HTTP/1.1
x-cos-appid: <appid>

Request Parameters

Calling the UpdateJobStatus API requires the following parameters:

Parameter Description Required
JobId ID of the batch operation job to be updated. Yes
requestedJobStatus Your desired job status. If you change the job status to Ready, COS will think that you have confirmed the job and will execute it. If you change the job status to Cancelled, COS will cancel the job. Valid values: Ready, Cancelled. Yes
statusUpdateReason Reason for the status update; length: 0–256 bytes. No
x-cos-appid User APPID with a length of 1–64 bytes. Yes

Request Headers

This API only uses common request headers. For more information, see Common Request Headers.

Request Body

This request does not have a request body.


Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200

Response Headers
This API only returns common response headers. For more information, see Common Response Headers.

Response Body


The content is described in detail as below:


Node Name Parent Node Description Type
JobId UpdateJobStatusResult ID of the job you update; length: 5–36 bytes. String
Status UpdateJobStatusResult Current job status. Valid values: Active, Cancelled, Cancelling, Complete, Completing, Failed, Failing, New, Paused, Pausing, Preparing, Ready, Suspended. String
StatusUpdateReason UpdateJobStatusResult Reason for the status update; length: 0–256 bytes. String

Error Codes

The following describes some frequent special errors that may occur when you make this request.

Error Code Description Status Code API
InvalidArgument The value of the requestedJobStatus parameter must be Cancelled or Ready 400 UpdateJobStatus
InvalidRequest The specified job has already been completed 400 UpdateJobStatus
InvalidRequest Error with the job status change 400 UpdateJobStatus
NoSuchJob The specified job does not exist or has already been completed 404 UpdateJobStatus, UpdateJobPriority

For other errors, see ErrorResponse.