Odoo Help

Welcome!

This community 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.

0

Start a workflow through the API?

By
Hans-Henrik G. Møller
on 1/3/15, 7:04 PM 842 views

Hi, I have searched trough the documentation, and it seems that it is not possible to start/trigger a workflow trough the API?

My scenario is fairly simple.. I create a sales order (draft quotation), and would like the workflow to handle the transition into an actual sales order, but want to initiate this through the API, as I create the sales order here.

0

For others playing around with this.. The Object module has a method called exec_workflow. Signature (C#): object Execute_workflow(string db, int user, string password, string model, string signal, object id);

The trick is to find the id of the correct signal to call.. but Workflows -> Transitions is a good place to start the hunt.

 

If anybody else has the need to communicate with an Odoo using C# .NET, then contact me.. I am building a library to streamline this for you.

Your Answer

Please try to give a substantial answer. If you wanted to comment on the question or answer, just use the commenting tool. Please remember that you can always revise your answers - no need to answer the same question twice. Also, please don't forget to vote - it really helps to select the best questions and answers!

About This Community

This community is for professionals and enthusiasts of our products and services. Read Guidelines

Question tools

1 follower(s)

Stats

Asked: 1/3/15, 7:04 PM
Seen: 842 times
Last updated: 3/16/15, 8:10 AM