Sidekiq queues administration API

Introduced in GitLab 12.9

Delete jobs from a Sidekiq queue that match the given metadata.

The response has three fields:

  1. deleted_jobs - the number of jobs deleted by the request.
  2. queue_size - the remaining size of the queue after processing the request.
  3. completed - whether or not the request was able to process the entire queue in time. If not, retrying with the same parameters may delete further jobs (including those added after the first request was issued).

This API endpoint is only available to administrators.

DELETE /admin/sidekiq/queues/:queue_name
Attribute Type Required Description
queue_name string yes The name of the queue to delete jobs from
user string no The username of the user who scheduled the jobs
project string no The full path of the project where the jobs were scheduled from
root_namespace string no The root namespace of the project
subscription_plan string no The subscription plan of the root namespace (GitLab.com only)
caller_id string no The endpoint or background job that schedule the job (for example: ProjectsController#create, /api/:version/projects/:id, PostReceive)

At least one attribute, other than queue_name, is required.

curl --header "PRIVATE-TOKEN: <your_access_token>" "https://gitlab.example.com/api/v4/admin/sidekiq/queues/authorized_projects?user=root"

Example response:

{
  "completed": true,
  "deleted_jobs": 7,
  "queue_size": 14
}