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How to run multiple instances with own databases?

Erik Bruder
on 4/4/13, 7:18 AM 6,770 views

I run the first instance with syntax:

./server/openerp-server --xmlrpc-port=40069 --netrpc-port=40070 --addons-path=addons,web/addons $1 $2 $3 $4 $5

now i want to run a second and a third instance of the openerp with different/own databeases.. How can I do this?


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Sudhir Arya (SA)
On 4/4/13, 7:26 AM

Same way you can run other instances also but with different ports. But you need to use different browsers.

If you want to run different databases on instance instance(server), you have to use different browsers.

i only want to work with one instance at the same time..

Erik Bruder
on 4/4/13, 7:40 AM
On 4/20/16, 8:39 AM

Go to odoo-server.conf  add bellow code.

Note :You should use different browser.


; This is the password that allows database operations:

; admin_passwd = admin

db_host = False

db_port = False

db_user = odoo

db_password = False

db_name = 'erp1'


list_db = False

addons_path = /opt/odoo/openerp/addons

logfile = /var/log/odoo/odoo-server1.log

xmlrpc_port = 1001

db_host = False

db_port = False

db_user = odoo

db_password = False

db_name = 'erp2'


list_db = False

addons_path =/opt/odoo/openerp/addons

logfile = /var/log/odoo/odoo-server2.log

xmlrpc_port = 1002

ahmed hegazy
On 10/29/15, 10:06 AM

- edit this file /opt/odoo8/openerp/tools/config.py

- change these 3 ports :

("--xmlrpc-port", dest="xmlrpc_port", my_default=8069,

("--longpolling-port", dest="longpolling_port", my_default=8072,

("--xmlrpcs-port", dest="xmlrpcs_port", my_default=8071,


Erik Bruder
On 4/4/13, 7:35 AM

I would like to have it so:

http://domain:40069 - Company 1

http://domain:40169 - Company 2

http://domain:40269 - Company 3

http://domain:40369 - Company 4

http://domain:40469 - Company 5

and it should be possible to use it in the same browser.. Is there a way?

Had you found a solution for this?

Javier Batres Velásquez
on 5/22/15, 7:11 PM
Ryan Spinuzzi
On 8/12/13, 5:16 AM

You can create multiple instances with oerpenv


(I do not have enough karma pints to post links so the www will have to do for now)

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Asked: 4/4/13, 7:18 AM
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