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How to search HR Expense with XMLRPC API ?

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Luc Vanwaelscappel
on 9/20/13, 4:17 PM 1,479 views

Hello all,

I'm using a lot xmlrpclib in python to generate automatically a lot of stuff in my openerp.

I have now a problem with the expenses, HR expenses.

In the database, it is in hr.expense.expense.

and when I do a search like that :

#Config for API
openErpUser = 'User'
openErpPassword = 'password'
openErpBase = 'openerpbase' 
openErpCommon = 'localhost:8069/xmlrpc/common' #the xmlrpc common URL
openErpObject = 'localhost:8069/xmlrpc/object' #the xmlrpc object URL

#Connect to API
sock_common = xmlrpclib.ServerProxy (openErpCommon)
uid = sock_common.login(openErpBase, openErpUser, openErpPassword)
sock = xmlrpclib.ServerProxy(openErpObject)

#Search all the expenses that have been done after January 1st 2013
searchArgs = [('date', '>', '2013-01-01'),]
expenseIds = sock.execute(openErpBase, uid, openErpPassword, 'hr.expense.expense', 'search', searchArgs)

And the expenseIds is empty (and I have at least 10 exepenses done after this date).

When I do this with invoices, it works perfectly, but, whith these expenses. So far, I'm stuck :/

Who can help me ?

Where can I get the API list of all the objects like hr.expense.expense?

JZA
on 10/22/13, 8:48 PM

What I do is to look at the tables names in the database and I replace the _ by a dot and that's it !

Luc Vanwaelscappel
on 10/22/13, 11:29 PM
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Luc Vanwaelscappel
On 9/23/13, 11:51 AM

I've found the problem.

It is because the user I was using to connect with the script didn't have the access rights in Configuration-->Users-->Users-->HR. You have to put him as a manager instead of an employee (as it was by default).

Hope it will help other people

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Asked: 9/20/13, 4:17 PM
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