UpdateApprovalRuleTemplateContent - AWS CodeCommit


Updates the content of an approval rule template. You can change the number of required approvals, the membership of the approval rule, and whether an approval pool is defined.

Request Syntax

{ "approvalRuleTemplateName": "string", "existingRuleContentSha256": "string", "newRuleContent": "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 name of the approval rule template where you want to update the content of the rule.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 100.

Required: Yes


The SHA-256 hash signature for the content of the approval rule. You can retrieve this information by using GetPullRequest.

Type: String

Required: No


The content that replaces the existing content of the rule. Content statements must be complete. You cannot provide only the changes.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 3000.

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "approvalRuleTemplate": { "approvalRuleTemplateContent": "string", "approvalRuleTemplateDescription": "string", "approvalRuleTemplateId": "string", "approvalRuleTemplateName": "string", "creationDate": number, "lastModifiedDate": number, "lastModifiedUser": "string", "ruleContentSha256": "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.


Returns information about an approval rule template.

Type: ApprovalRuleTemplate object


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


The content for the approval rule template is empty. You must provide some content for an approval rule template. The content cannot be null.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified approval rule template does not exist. Verify that the name is correct and that you are signed in to the AWS Region where the template was created, and then try again.

HTTP Status Code: 400


An approval rule template name is required, but was not specified.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The content of the approval rule template is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The name of the approval rule template is not valid. Template names must be between 1 and 100 valid characters in length. For more information about limits in AWS CodeCommit, see AWS CodeCommit User Guide.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The SHA-256 hash signature for the rule content is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Sample Request

>POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: codecommit.us-east-1.amazonaws.com Accept-Encoding: identity Content-Length: 350 X-Amz-Target: CodeCommit_20150413.UpdateApprovalRuleTemplateContent X-Amz-Date: 20191021T132023Z User-Agent: aws-cli/1.11.187 Python/2.7.9 Windows/10 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 { "approvalRuleTemplateName": "1-approver-rule-for-all-pull-requests", "newRuleContent": "{\"Version\": \"2018-11-08\",\"DestinationReferences\": [\"refs/heads/master\"],\"Statements\": [{\"Type\": \"Approvers\",\"NumberOfApprovalsNeeded\": 2,\"ApprovalPoolMembers\": [\"arn:aws:sts::123456789012:assumed-role/CodeCommitReview/*\"]}]}" }

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK x-amzn-RequestId: 0728aaa8-EXAMPLE Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Content-Length: 847 Date: Mon, 21 Oct 2019 20:20:13 GMT { "approvalRuleTemplate": { "creationDate": 1571352720.773, "approvalRuleTemplateDescription": "Requires 1 approval for all pull requests from the CodeCommitReview pool", "lastModifiedDate": 1571358728.41, "approvalRuleTemplateId": "41de97b7-EXAMPLE", "approvalRuleTemplateContent": "{\"Version\": \"2018-11-08\",\"Statements\": [{\"Type\": \"Approvers\",\"NumberOfApprovalsNeeded\": 1,\"ApprovalPoolMembers\": [\"arn:aws:sts::123456789012:assumed-role/CodeCommitReview/*\"]}]}", "approvalRuleTemplateName": "1-approver-rule-for-all-pull-requests", "ruleContentSha256": "2f6c21a5EXAMPLE", "lastModifiedUser": "arn:aws:iam::123456789012:user/Li_Juan" } }

See Also

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