Odoo is the world's easiest all-in-one management software. It includes hundreds of business apps:
CRM | e-Commerce | Accounting | Inventory | PoS | Project management | MRP | etc.
I am trying to manage a small project with the projetc management module. I want to enter decription, sequence and expected duration for each task then let the system calculate the earliest finish date.
I read the documentation here where it seems possible to do so. However in my oDoo account there is no field to specify "Planned Hour(s)" as mentioned in the documentation. I only see "sequence", "Starting Date" and "Ending Date" but I don't want to have to change all of those manually every time a task changes obviously.
Am I missing a module maybe?
As far as I can see it is not possible to enter the duration of a task. You have to enter start and end date.
A duration field with 'compute' and 'inverse' would be nice, but still needs to be filled manually.
To get the starting date automatically you will most likely need an on_change method on the sequence field.
But imagine this scenario:
- You change the sequence
- The earliest possible start date will be calculated
- The earliest end date will be calculated with respect to the duration
So far, so fine. But now you have to call a function to recalculate all dates for all subsequent tasks.
This can be done, but might take quite some effort to be done well.
About This Community
This platform is for beginners and experts willing to share their Odoo knowledge. It's not a forum to discuss ideas, but a knowledge base of questions and their answers.Register
Odoo Training Center
Access to our E-learning platform and experience all Odoo Apps through learning videos, exercises and Quizz.Test it now
|Asked: 11/12/14, 6:17 AM|
|Seen: 2666 times|
|Last updated: 3/16/15, 8:10 AM|