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Use GetObjectLegalHold with an Amazon SDK or CLI

The following code examples show how to use GetObjectLegalHold.

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.NET
Amazon SDK for .NET
Note

There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

/// <summary> /// Get the legal hold details for an S3 object. /// </summary> /// <param name="bucketName">The bucket of the object.</param> /// <param name="objectKey">The object key.</param> /// <returns>The object legal hold details.</returns> public async Task<ObjectLockLegalHold> GetObjectLegalHold(string bucketName, string objectKey) { try { var request = new GetObjectLegalHoldRequest() { BucketName = bucketName, Key = objectKey }; var response = await _amazonS3.GetObjectLegalHoldAsync(request); Console.WriteLine($"\tObject legal hold for {objectKey} in {bucketName}: " + $"\n\tStatus: {response.LegalHold.Status}"); return response.LegalHold; } catch (AmazonS3Exception ex) { Console.WriteLine($"\tUnable to fetch legal hold: '{ex.Message}'"); return new ObjectLockLegalHold(); } }
CLI
Amazon CLI

Retrieves the Legal Hold status of an object

The following get-object-legal-hold example retrieves the Legal Hold status for the specified object.

aws s3api get-object-legal-hold \ --bucket my-bucket-with-object-lock \ --key doc1.rtf

Output:

{ "LegalHold": { "Status": "ON" } }
Go
SDK for Go V2
Note

There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

// S3Actions wraps S3 service actions. type S3Actions struct { S3Client *s3.Client S3Manager *manager.Uploader } // GetObjectLegalHold retrieves the legal hold status for an S3 object. func (actor S3Actions) GetObjectLegalHold(ctx context.Context, bucket string, key string, versionId string) (*types.ObjectLockLegalHoldStatus, error) { var status *types.ObjectLockLegalHoldStatus input := &s3.GetObjectLegalHoldInput{ Bucket: aws.String(bucket), Key: aws.String(key), VersionId: aws.String(versionId), } output, err := actor.S3Client.GetObjectLegalHold(ctx, input) if err != nil { var noSuchKeyErr *types.NoSuchKey var apiErr *smithy.GenericAPIError if errors.As(err, &noSuchKeyErr) { log.Printf("Object %s does not exist in bucket %s.\n", key, bucket) err = noSuchKeyErr } else if errors.As(err, &apiErr) { switch apiErr.ErrorCode() { case "NoSuchObjectLockConfiguration": log.Printf("Object %s does not have an object lock configuration.\n", key) err = nil case "InvalidRequest": log.Printf("Bucket %s does not have an object lock configuration.\n", bucket) err = nil } } } else { status = &output.LegalHold.Status } return status, err }
Java
SDK for Java 2.x
Note

There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

// Get the legal hold details for an S3 object. public ObjectLockLegalHold getObjectLegalHold(String bucketName, String objectKey) { try { GetObjectLegalHoldRequest legalHoldRequest = GetObjectLegalHoldRequest.builder() .bucket(bucketName) .key(objectKey) .build(); GetObjectLegalHoldResponse response = getClient().getObjectLegalHold(legalHoldRequest); System.out.println("Object legal hold for " + objectKey + " in " + bucketName + ":\n\tStatus: " + response.legalHold().status()); return response.legalHold(); } catch (S3Exception ex) { System.out.println("\tUnable to fetch legal hold: '" + ex.getMessage() + "'"); } return null; }
Python
SDK for Python (Boto3)
Note

There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

Put an object legal hold.

def get_legal_hold(s3_client, bucket: str, key: str) -> None: """ Get the legal hold status of a specific file in a bucket. Args: s3_client: Boto3 S3 client. bucket: The name of the bucket containing the file. key: The key of the file to get the legal hold status of. """ print() logger.info("Getting legal hold status of file [%s] in bucket [%s]", key, bucket) try: response = s3_client.get_object_legal_hold(Bucket=bucket, Key=key) legal_hold_status = response["LegalHold"]["Status"] logger.debug( "Legal hold status of file [%s] in bucket [%s] is [%s]", key, bucket, legal_hold_status, ) except Exception as e: logger.error( "Failed to get legal hold status of file [%s] in bucket [%s]: %s", key, bucket, e, )

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