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xmlrpc/2/common endpoint not working.?

Deepak Krishna
on 10/28/15, 1:25 AM 1,498 views

import xmlrpclib

url = 'http://localhost:8069'

db = 'odoo'

username = 'admin'

password = 'admin'



common = xmlrpclib.ServerProxy(‘{}/xmlrpc/2/common’.format(url))


This not showing any version details.Plz help me to sort this out.can any one tell me why its not working?

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Ahmed M.Elmubarak
On 10/28/15, 3:03 AM


I just tested your script and it is working fine with me[I just changed the quote char]. Kindly make sure that the Odoo server is running ...

[Just to make sure, did you put common.version() after print keyword : print common.version()]



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Axel Mendoza
On 10/28/15, 2:47 AM

I run your code and you have an error at this line:

common = xmlrpclib.ServerProxy(‘{}/xmlrpc/2/common’.format(url))

because of the use of non string characters ‘’

it should be:

common = xmlrpclib.ServerProxy('{}/xmlrpc/2/common'.format(url))

solved then? could you accept the answer on the check mark?

Axel Mendoza
on 12/23/15, 1:53 PM

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