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I have several types of products (boards, cabinets, doors) that we alternately manufacture or sell. I need to add a discriminator field to
product.template to specify what type of product we're dealing with.
There is already a field called
product.template, which has the possible values of product, consu, and service.
To me this field should probably be renamed to
inventory_method as it better represents the available choices and results, but that is another debate.
If I wanted to add some choices, I'd rename "Stockable Product" to "General Stocked Product" and add a few more options, like "Door", "Cabinet", etc.
For all these new types i'd like them to be treated as stockable.
Would you recommend creating a new field for this kind of disambiguation, or overriding the
type field? Would that be "safe", in that it would not effect other parts of the inventory system?
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|Asked: 3/29/13, 5:24 PM|
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|Last updated: 3/16/15, 8:10 AM|