Problems API - POST a comment

Adds a comments to the specified problem.

The request consumes and produces an application/json payload.

POST
  • Managed https://{your-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/v1/problem/details/{problemId}/comments
  • SaaS https://{your-environment-id}.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/problem/details/{problemId}/comments

Parameters

Parameter Type Description In Required
problemId string

The ID of the problem where you want to add the comment.

path required
body PushProblemComment

JSON body of the request, containing the comment.

body optional

The PushProblemComment object

A comment of a problem

Element Type Description Required
comment string

A comment on the problem.

required
user string

The author of the comment.

required
context string

The context of the comment. It can contain any additional information.

optional

Response format

The ProblemComment object

The comment to the problem.

Element Type Description
id string

The ID of the comment.

createdAtTimestamp integer

The timestamp of the comment creation, in UTC milliseconds.

content string

The text of the comment.

userName string

The author of the comment.

context string

The context of the comment.

Could be any textual comment. You can only set it via REST API.

Example

In this example, the request adds a new comment on the problem with ID 2307087411653364173_1538400720000V2.

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.

Curl

curl -X POST \
  https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/problem/details/2307087411653364173_1538400720000V2/comments \
  -H 'Authorization: Api-Token abcdefjhij1234567890' \
  -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \  
  -d '{
  "comment": "This one is probably caused by network",
  "user": "john.smith",
  "context": "Slack"
}'

Request URL

https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/problem/details/2307087411653364173_1538400720000V2/comments

Request body

{
  "comment": "This one is probably caused by network",
  "user": "john.smith",
  "context": "Slack"
}

Response body

{
    "id": "-6026872125973307382_1538400720000",
    "createdAtTimestamp": 1538559856030,
    "content": "This one is probably caused by network",
    "userName": "john.smith",
    "context": "Slack"
}

Response code

200