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How to remove rml from database?

Endian Solutions B.V.
on 6/13/13, 4:22 PM 1,551 views

I have uploaded a repor with the OpenOffice editor. Wish I never done that. I want to change rml directly, much more flexible. But rml is in database and editing file on server has no effect. Ow can I remove rml from database so openerp start using rml from disk agin?


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Ray Carnes
On 6/13/13, 4:39 PM

See https://accounts.openerp.com/forum/Help-1/question/4875

Reports are stored in the database table ir_act_report_xml in fields:

  • report_rml_content_data (RML) and
  • report_sxw_content_data (SXW)

The report is only generated from an RML file if those fields are empty.

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