Implementation of Server time display on Client machine

As per a client’s requirement we had to display the time on the header of the application screen. Thus we implemented the javascript code to diplay the time on the application. But when the transaction was being done from that machine, the transaction time differed from the time that was displayed on the screen. This happened because the transaction time was the time of server […]

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How to cancel Journal Entries in Odoo

During financial transactions in Odoo, Journal entries are recorded against Journals. By default, Odoo will not allow you to cancel an invoice once it has been validated. Since accounting entries have been recorded, we are not able to delete or update them. In such cases,you can create a credit note/refund of the original invoice and then reconcile the two entries so that accounts are reflected […]

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How To Make Odoo v7.0 faster Using PostgreSQL 9.2

Anyone using Odoo v7.0 can follow the mentioned steps to make it faster. For installation of repository from PGDG for latest postgres version in Ubuntu 12.04: Import the repository key from http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt/ACCC4CF8.asc: wget -O – http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt/ACCC4CF8.asc | sudo apt-key add – Edit /etc/apt/sources.list.d/pgdg.list. and add the repo to your sources: sudo vi /etc/apt/sources.list.d/pgdg.list Add the following to the file: deb http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt/ precise-pgdg main Configure apt’s […]

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Active Directory(AD) Authentication with Odoo

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol(LDAP) : The Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is a directory service protocol that runs on a layer above the TCP/IP stack which provides a mechanism used to connect, search and modify Internet directories. The LDAP directory service is based on a client-server model which enable users to access an existing directory. The associated LDAP API is used for writing Internet directory […]

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Sending error log through mail using pentaho data integration

At times we come across the issue of persisting errors while migrating data from source to target which becomes burdensome for the clients. It is very annoying to figure out where exactly the error lies while going through the log details. Pentaho can create a log file for the same and shoot it out through a mail on its own. For that we need to […]

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Odoo ERP Solution for displaying the local time in Reports/Documents

At times, when working with Odoo ERP Solution, we are faced with the issue of displaying local time on documents/reports. For instance, if the transaction is done at a particular time and stored in the database and we have a requirement to display that particular time by fetching it from database then instead of the expected transaction time (local time when the transaction took place) a different […]

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Check Writing Module In Odoo

In daily accounting operations, we need to pay supplier invoice by checks. Odoo does support this feature to great extent.User needs to install account_check_writing module to enable this feature in Odoo. With this module, while paying against Supplier Invoice by checks we can print checks in three formats i.e.Top, Middle and Bottom. We would also need to set up check layout for company which can […]

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