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Significance of context ?

Shawn Varghese
on 8/25/15, 4:25 AM 1,446 views

Could someone please explain the significance of context

for e.g.


I thought it was to set the correct create_date and create_uid in the database, but it doesn't seem to have any impact even when I remove context from the function call


Tarek Mohamed Ibrahim

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--Tarek Mohamed Ibrahim--

I am an old VFP developer on ERP

I have moved to 2p since Nov-2014 and started developing with Python on Odoo.



Tarek Mohamed Ibrahim
On 8/25/15, 4:29 AM

context is used to pass data to methods, pls check this topic for more explanation

Thanks Tarek. This helps.

ePillars Systems LLC, Shawn Varghese
on 8/25/15, 12:34 PM

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