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Re: Sale and purchase workflow

by
Wouter
- 09/16/2015 05:37:14
On 16-09-15 11:28, Jos De Graeve wrote:
> 
> 2015-09-16 10:32 GMT+02:00 Jordi Ballester Alomar
> :
> 
>     I agree with Fabien here. I need to test deeply, buy seems to be a
>     change for the better. Sticking a state to a sales or purchase order
>     was simply a great error. In my previous experience handling
>     Purchases and Sales with SAP, this "orthogonal concepts" approach
>     was used. And it led to way more flexibility! IMHO we need to make
>     sure that this solution is extensible.
> 
> 
> +1
+1
> I have never been a fan of workflows in odoo.
> 
> Some more interaction with the community would have been nice however.
+1

The orthogonal concepts approach seems indeed more flexible, which
allows for tackling more complex issues more easily, such as Fabien says:
> Example: doing "send an email to France customers, 3 months after the
> invoice creation if it's not paid" --> That's a pain with workflows and
> easy with Automated Actions.
>

At the same time I understand Nhomar's and others' worries about the
upgrade path. This is a major change of the sales and purchase workflows
and I wonder how we can help existing customers upgrading
cost-effectively to v9.

/me has some v9 testing to do

best,

Wouter