UpdatePullRequestApprovalState - Amazon CodeCommit
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Updates the state of a user's approval on a pull request. The user is derived from the signed-in account when the request is made.

Request Syntax

{ "approvalState": "string", "pullRequestId": "string", "revisionId": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The approval state to associate with the user on the pull request.

Type: String

Valid Values: APPROVE | REVOKE

Required: Yes


The system-generated ID of the pull request.

Type: String

Required: Yes


The system-generated ID of the revision.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response with an empty HTTP body.


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


An approval state is required, but was not specified.

HTTP Status Code: 400


An encryption integrity check failed.

HTTP Status Code: 500


An encryption key could not be accessed.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The encryption key is disabled.

HTTP Status Code: 400


No encryption key was found.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The encryption key is not available.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The state for the approval is not valid. Valid values include APPROVE and REVOKE.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The pull request ID is not valid. Make sure that you have provided the full ID and that the pull request is in the specified repository, and then try again.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The revision ID is not valid. Use GetPullRequest to determine the value.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The number of approvals required for the approval rule exceeds the maximum number allowed.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The pull request status cannot be updated because it is already closed.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The approval cannot be applied because the user approving the pull request matches the user who created the pull request. You cannot approve a pull request that you created.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The pull request ID could not be found. Make sure that you have specified the correct repository name and pull request ID, and then try again.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A pull request ID is required, but none was provided.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A revision ID is required, but was not provided.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The revision ID provided in the request does not match the current revision ID. Use GetPullRequest to retrieve the current revision ID.

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of UpdatePullRequestApprovalState.

Sample Request

>POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: codecommit.us-east-1.amazonaws.com Accept-Encoding: identity Content-Length: 350 X-Amz-Target: CodeCommit_20150413.UpdatePullRequestApprovalRuleState X-Amz-Date: 20191025T132023Z User-Agent: aws-cli/1.11.187 Python/2.7.9 Windows/8 Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=AKIAI44QH8DHBEXAMPLE/20171025/us-east-1/codecommit/aws4_request, SignedHeaders=content-type;host;user-agent;x-amz-date;x-amz-target, Signature=8d9b5998EXAMPLE { "pullRequestId": "27", "revisionId": "9f29d167EXAMPLE", "approvalState": "APPROVE" }

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK x-amzn-RequestId: 0728aaa8-EXAMPLE Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Content-Length: 847 Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 20:20:13 GMT

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific Amazon SDKs, see the following: