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How do I get a list of models to use over XML-RPC?

Kasper Souren
on 7/26/14, 2:10 PM 956 views

I have found some examples using model = 'res.partner' but I want to work with other models. I tried res.product but that didn't work. How can I get a list of usable models?

Kasper Souren
On 7/26/14, 9:02 PM

1. sudo pip install -U erppeek

2. erppeek  --server=https://example.com -d your_db -u admin -p password

3. your_db >>> models()

Ray Carnes
On 7/26/14, 6:32 PM

The ir.model model contains a list of every model, and the name field contains the name, such as 

  • res.partner - customers, suppliers, employees, etc
  • product.product - products
  • purchase.order - orders for things you purchase
  • sale.order - orders for things you sell

There are several hundred, all depending on which modules are installed, so the list is unique to every Odoo database.


What does **ir** stand for?

Kasper Souren
on 7/26/14, 8:34 PM

See https://www.odoo.com/forum/help-1/question/what-do-ir-res-stand-for-in-the-base-module-18806


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