Odoo Help


Another process/thread is already busy executing job `My job`

on 9/23/14, 4:00 AM 3,051 views

Hi !

Just to clarify. Should I be worried about this error ? This doesn't seem to be a real issue, and besides, this is not a proper error, it just appears in debug mode.

Thanks ! :)


Atchuthan - Technical Consultant, Sodexis Inc

--Atchuthan - Technical Consultant, Sodexis Inc--
| 5 5 8
Puducherry, India
--Atchuthan - Technical Consultant, Sodexis Inc--
Passionate coder in Python/Odoo(formerly known as OpenERP).

Contact me via GMail: atchuthantu@gmail.com via Skype: atchuthan_skype
via Linkedin: http://in.linkedin.com/in/atchuthantu
Atchuthan - Technical Consultant, Sodexis Inc
On 9/23/14, 4:08 AM

Another process/thread is already busy executing job `My job`

You might have a Scheduled Actions available with name = "My Job".  By default, when we start OpenERP server, we have a CRON process that does jobs from scheduled actions and the process is done regularly.

So, CRON job uses a scheduled action to run a process and complete it.  If a process is still running but the scheduler needs to start another instance of the process

Yes, I've created this action "My Job". It takes a very long time to process. If I understand what you are saying, my process is in the queue of jobs to start by openerp ir.cron, but because "My Job" is already running, openerp could not, and should not, do it. Am I right ?

on 9/23/14, 4:41 AM

yes. So, the next job will be scheduled when the process is completed upto which it will mention in the log that the process/thread is busy

Atchuthan - Technical Consultant, Sodexis Inc
on 9/23/14, 5:48 AM

About This Community

This platform is for beginners and experts willing to share their Odoo knowledge. It's not a forum to discuss ideas, but a knowledge base of questions and their answers.


Odoo Training Center

Access to our E-learning platform and experience all Odoo Apps through learning videos, exercises and Quizz.

Test it now

Question tools

1 follower(s)


Asked: 9/23/14, 4:00 AM
Seen: 3051 times
Last updated: 3/16/15, 8:10 AM