How does karma work? (odoo v8 forum software)

The karma system seems to be a black box that give you new forum powers but how does it work?

The default values are stored in this python code for version 8 and are editible for each forum you create in the odoo back-end under Messaging | Forums.

Karma Gained/Loss By:

  •     2   Asking A New Question (Temporarily disabled because of spammers)
  •     2   Accepting An Answer
  •     5   Upvote of Your Question
  •   10   Upvote of Your Answer
  •   15   Your Answer Accepted
  •    -2   Downvote of Your Question/Answer
  • -100  Your Answer Flagged (Not implemented in code yet)

Karma needed to:

  •      1   Edit Your Own Question
  •      3   Ask/Answer a Question (Raised to prevent spam)
  •      3   Comment On Your Own Posts
  •      5   Comment On Any Posts
  •      5   Upvote A Question/Answer
  •     20   Accept Your Own Answer
  •     20   Linking Image Files
  •     20   Creating Clickable Links
  •     50   Downvote A Question/Answer
  •     50   Convert Your Own Comment <-> Question
  •     50   Delete Your Own Comment
  •     75   Adding Tags to Your Own Questions
  •   100   Close Your Own Question
  •   300   Edit Any Question
  •   500   Close Any Question
  •   500   Delete Your Own Question
  •   500   Accept Any Answer
  •   500   Convert Any Comment <-> Question
  •   500   Delete Any Comment
  •   500   Flagging A Question (Not implemented in code yet)
  • 1000   Delete Any Question
  • 1000   View More Than The Last 20 Questions/Answers (Limit for performance)

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