WordPress at a glance
function is not described

wp_ajax_get_comments() WP 3.1.0

Ajax handler for getting comments.

  • Global. Int. $post_id

No Hooks.

Return

Nothing (null).

Usage

wp_ajax_get_comments( $action );
$action(string) (required)
Action to perform.

Code of wp ajax get comments: wp-admin/includes/ajax-actions.php WP 5.2.1

<?php
function wp_ajax_get_comments( $action ) {
	global $post_id;
	if ( empty( $action ) ) {
		$action = 'get-comments';
	}
	check_ajax_referer( $action );

	if ( empty( $post_id ) && ! empty( $_REQUEST['p'] ) ) {
		$id = absint( $_REQUEST['p'] );
		if ( ! empty( $id ) ) {
			$post_id = $id;
		}
	}

	if ( empty( $post_id ) ) {
		wp_die( -1 );
	}

	$wp_list_table = _get_list_table( 'WP_Post_Comments_List_Table', array( 'screen' => 'edit-comments' ) );

	if ( ! current_user_can( 'edit_post', $post_id ) ) {
		wp_die( -1 );
	}

	$wp_list_table->prepare_items();

	if ( ! $wp_list_table->has_items() ) {
		wp_die( 1 );
	}

	$x = new WP_Ajax_Response();
	ob_start();
	foreach ( $wp_list_table->items as $comment ) {
		if ( ! current_user_can( 'edit_comment', $comment->comment_ID ) && 0 === $comment->comment_approved ) {
			continue;
		}
		get_comment( $comment );
		$wp_list_table->single_row( $comment );
	}
	$comment_list_item = ob_get_clean();

	$x->add(
		array(
			'what' => 'comments',
			'data' => $comment_list_item,
		)
	);
	$x->send();
}