VerifySession - Amazon CodeCatalyst


Verifies whether the calling user has a valid Amazon CodeCatalyst login and session. If successful, this returns the ID of the user in Amazon CodeCatalyst.

Request Syntax

GET /session HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "identity": "string" }

Response Elements

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

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The system-generated unique ID of the user in Amazon CodeCatalyst.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 256.



The request was denied because you don't have sufficient access to perform this action. Verify that you are a member of a role that allows this action.

HTTP Status Code: 403


The request was denied because the requested operation would cause a conflict with the current state of a service resource associated with the request. Another user might have updated the resource. Reload, make sure you have the latest data, and then try again.

HTTP Status Code: 409


The request was denied because the specified resource was not found. Verify that the spelling is correct and that you have access to the resource.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request was denied because one or more resources has reached its limits for the tier the space belongs to. Either reduce the number of resources, or change the tier if applicable.

HTTP Status Code: 402


The request was denied due to request throttling.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The request was denied because an input failed to satisfy the constraints specified by the service. Check the spelling and input requirements, and then try again.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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