Issue Locking and Unlocking API Preview Period
We're introducing new API methods to allow repository collaborators to lock and unlock conversations. Developers with collaborator permissions on a repository can start experimenting with these new endpoints today during the preview period.
To lock a conversation, make a
PUT request to the conversation's issue:
curl "https://api.github.com/repos/github/hubot/issues/1/lock" \ -X PUT \ -H "Authorization: token $TOKEN" \ -H "Content-Length: 0" \ -H "Accept: application/vnd.github.the-key-preview"
To unlock a conversation, make a similarly constructed
curl "https://api.github.com/repos/github/hubot/issues/1/lock" \ -X DELETE \ -H "Authorization: token $TOKEN" \ -H "Accept: application/vnd.github.the-key-preview"
How can I try it?
Starting today, developers can preview these new API methods. To use them during the preview period, you’ll need to provide the following custom media type in the
During the preview period, we may change aspects of these API methods based on developer feedback. If we do, we will announce the changes here on the developer blog, but we will not provide any advance notice.
Take a look at the documentation and, if you have any questions, please get in touch.