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Re: Buildout recipe and OCA

redCOR AG, robert rottermann
- 07/22/2015 13:02:18
On 22.07.2015 18:08, robert wrote:
> hi there
> I tried to run the buildout but get lots of errors.
> ow my questions:
> I created my own buildout structure and just copied/rename all cfg 
> files from github
> from this directory i did run bin/buildout:
>     is that ok so?
I had to install a number of dev files, now buildout did its job and I 
can start:

something starts ..
I get the following output:

robert@mozart:~/projects/urgestein/urgestein$ bin/start_odoo
2015-07-22 16:51:34,006 18081 INFO ? openerp: OpenERP version 8.0
2015-07-22 16:51:34,006 18081 INFO ? openerp: addons paths: 
2015-07-22 16:51:34,006 18081 INFO ? openerp: database hostname: localhost
2015-07-22 16:51:34,006 18081 INFO ? openerp: database port: 5432
2015-07-22 16:51:34,006 18081 INFO ? openerp: database user: robert

now what?

I am lost.
thanks for your feedback.


> is there a documentation somewhere. the one linked to  from github 
> seems to be rather out of date.
> Especially, does this recipe expect any thing unusual installed?
> thanks
> robert
> On 21.07.2015 17:11, Georges Racinet wrote:
>> Dear community,
>> I have been for several years now the maintainer of the Odoo buildout
>> recipe (anybox.recipe.odoo) [1] but recently, my schedule has become an
>> impediment (in part because I only work part-time).
>> So, after I had took too much time merging some simple PRs, I decided to
>> give commit rights to two persons outside of Anybox, and start applying
>> a PR workflow to my own major changes.
>> Those two persons are Laurent Mignon and Sandy Carter, two of the most
>> active contributors, but that decision was not driven by a deep
>> political analysis : it was meant to be done immediately, without delay
>> imposed by actual thinking about it, just to cut the possible
>> contention. I didn't even ask them before sending the Github invitation.
>> Just to be clear, I don't consider that move a mistake by any means, and
>> I am not aware of any political bad vibes. Yet, it's a quickfix, and I
>> think a proper governance would now be in order, and that's what OCA is
>> meant for.
>> I already checked that there's no opposition at Anybox to bring the
>> recipe(s) under OCA control (that was fast). Now, what would the OCA
>> itself think of it ? I suppose we'd have a few details to iron, that
>> could take some time. I don't imagine resigning from the maintainer
>> position, for starters.
>> In the meanwhile, well, outside Anybox, Sandy and Laurent have the power
>> to avoid deadlocks.
>> PS: I'm actually softly off till the end of July, which means I work
>> only for emergencies or to finish stuff that mustn't linger in half-done
>> state [2]
>> [1] and before it, that was anybox.recipe.openerp, which is the proper
>> one to use for versions
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