Upgrade Odoo Apps From Command Line

Every once in a while, you will run into an issue during Odoo development that causes an internal server error in one of your Odoo databases. This could be caused by some different issues:

  • Pulling down code updates without restarting the Odoo processes, preventing python files from generating the proper .pyc files.
  • Not properly updating the applications that were affecting from pulling down code changes.
  • Not updating across all databases that have the effected applications installed.

Let’s assume we have one Odoo instance currently running. I can view the processes by running a ps aux and greping for the script name.

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Why Odoo 10 Will Change the Role of the Manufacturing ERP


Blue Stingray’s Odoo team is excited to announce support for the newest version of the Odoo enterprise management application suite.

In 2014, Odoo released version 9, which included a large upgrade to the Odoo accounting app. Version 10 will provide an equally significant upgrade to the Manufacturing app, along with a set of new features that will further improve functionality for Odoo users in a variety of industries.

Odoo concentrated on upgrading its Manufacturing app for this release because most manufacturing software applications and ERPs are outdated, clunky, and complicated. Manufacturers often have to resort to using multiple software solutions to handle their day-to-day needs, which inevitably results in efficiency issues.

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BHS Odoo Success Story

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Odoo is a flexible, powerful enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) platform, capable of enhancing efficiency and providing a simplified workflow for businesses in all industries. Blue Stingray specializes in Odoo design and implementation, but this case presented a unique set of challenges due to size of the client’s operations (and the age of their old ERP).

Introduction:

Battery Handling Systems, Inc. (BHS) is a leading provider of motive power and material handling solutions. As a market leader, the company serves an international base of clients, offering hundreds of high-quality products to businesses in the warehousing and logistics industries. BHS expanded its product offerings significantly over the past decade, but outdated ERP software was creating several issues.BHS needed a custom ERP and CRM solution that was powerful, flexible, and easy to learn. Blue Stingray began work on the project in June of 2015. Continue reading “BHS Odoo Success Story”

Odoo MRP Comparison

Odoo MRP Comparison
Odoo MRP Comparison

The Odoods team has given Odoo ERP demos to companies as big as Dish Network. Larger companies like to see how Odoo compares to other ERPs like SAP and Microsoft Dynamics.
Odoo recently released an ERP comparison white paper:
“Odoo is an open-source suite of business apps. It is built on a modular structure in which each app covers one business function and each app is installed as needed. Odoo is available to be installed on-premises as well as in the cloud. Odoo recently released a new version of its manufacturing app suite, adding quality, maintenance, PLM, and expanded MRP and MES functionality. In this document, we will compare the on-premises configuration of the latest release, version 10. Support and implementation services for the onpremises edition are sold by Odoo certified partners, while support for the SaaS is provided by Odoo itself. The on-premises edition has thousands of community-developed modules which add or modify functions, allowing a high degree of flexibility. The SaaS only allows the installation of the three-dozen modules officially supported by Odoo Inc. “
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Improve Your Supply Chain and Inventory Management with Odoo

Simplify your whole supply chain management by using double entry system
There’s no point searching for a totally different solution when you can use what you already know. You don’t need to be groundbreaking to be successful, why reinventing the wheel when you can apply a perfect solution without lot of R&D?

In the case of warehouse management, using the same approach as for accounting is a good solution to improve your inventory management and the whole supply chain. The double entry system has been considered as best practices since the 13th century and nowadays it’s widely-praised for its efficiency and accuracy.

Simplify your whole supply chain management by using double entry system
There’s no point searching for a totally different solution when you can use what you already know. You don’t need to be groundbreaking to be successful, why reinventing the wheel when you can apply a perfect solution without lot of R&D?

In the case of warehouse management, using the same approach as for accounting is a good solution to improve your inventory management and the whole supply chain. The double entry system has been considered as best practices since the 13th century and nowadays it’s widely-praised for its efficiency and accuracy.
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