CodeCommit / Client / get_comment



Returns the content of a comment made on a change, file, or commit in a repository.


Reaction counts might include numbers from user identities who were deleted after the reaction was made. For a count of reactions from active identities, use GetCommentReactions.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.get_comment(

commentId (string) –


The unique, system-generated ID of the comment. To get this ID, use GetCommentsForComparedCommit or GetCommentsForPullRequest.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'comment': {
        'commentId': 'string',
        'content': 'string',
        'inReplyTo': 'string',
        'creationDate': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
        'lastModifiedDate': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
        'authorArn': 'string',
        'deleted': True|False,
        'clientRequestToken': 'string',
        'callerReactions': [
        'reactionCounts': {
            'string': 123

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • comment (dict) –

      The contents of the comment.

      • commentId (string) –

        The system-generated comment ID.

      • content (string) –

        The content of the comment.

      • inReplyTo (string) –

        The ID of the comment for which this comment is a reply, if any.

      • creationDate (datetime) –

        The date and time the comment was created, in timestamp format.

      • lastModifiedDate (datetime) –

        The date and time the comment was most recently modified, in timestamp format.

      • authorArn (string) –

        The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the person who posted the comment.

      • deleted (boolean) –

        A Boolean value indicating whether the comment has been deleted.

      • clientRequestToken (string) –

        A unique, client-generated idempotency token that, when provided in a request, ensures the request cannot be repeated with a changed parameter. If a request is received with the same parameters and a token is included, the request returns information about the initial request that used that token.

      • callerReactions (list) –

        The emoji reactions to a comment, if any, submitted by the user whose credentials are associated with the call to the API.

        • (string) –

      • reactionCounts (dict) –

        A string to integer map that represents the number of individual users who have responded to a comment with the specified reactions.

        • (string) –

          • (integer) –