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throws required key not provided when submit comments using REST API 2.0 Edited

I am submitting the comments to the issues using REST API, in API 1.0 it was working fine, but from yesterday it stopped working. So now I am integrating API2.0.

As I said when I try to POST a comment to an issue, I am getting

required key not provided

my request follows:


$content= ["raw" => "test"];

return $this->requestPost(
array('content' => $content)


3 answers

Could you solve it?

Same issue in python, and similar from the curl command line. Smells like a bug.


url = f'{company}/{repo}/pullrequests/{pr_id}/comments'
payload = {
"content": {
"raw": "robo comment",
resp =, data=payload, auth=(self.vcs_user, self.vcs_token))

b'{"type": "error", "error": {"fields": {"content": "expected a dictionary"}, "message": "Bad request"}}'


$ curl -X POST -H "Authorization: Bearer MDkwg89afxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" -d '{ "content": { "raw": "some comment" }}'<company>/<repo>/pullrequests/<pull_id>/comments
{"type": "error", "error": {"fields": {"content": "required key not provided", "{ \"content\": { \"raw\": \"some comment\" }}": "extra keys not allowed"}, "message": "Bad request"}}


I solved my issue. I had to add headers to my curl

-H "Content-Type: application/json"

and in python it's now

resp =, data=json.dumps(payload), auth=(self.vcs_user, self.vcs_token), headers={'Content-Type': 'application/json'})

 All better.

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