Welcome to the first release of the OCA Newsletter!
Savoir-Faire Linux, Maxime Chambreuil
- 10/09/2015 12:14:46
In this newsletter, we hope you will find relevant information regarding Odoo and the OCA: features, events, contributors, updates. If you have any feedbacks and would like to read some important stuff here, do not hesitate to comment.
Odoo version 9 has been released!
On October 1st, Odoo SA released version 9 of our favorite open source business applications platform. You will find all the details about this new versionand itschangelog.Discover it now!
Migration to version 9
Pedro M. Baeza has written the script to automate the initialization of OCA repositories for the migration to 9.0. You can review his pull request here. For those of you eager to start migrating modules, please read the documentation on how to proceed.
Work has started to provide a packaging and distribution mechanism for OCA modules. This effort can be followed and contributed to on Github. We try to base the packaging system on the standard python setuptools. A working prototype of a setup.py for Odoo addons is described in this comment. We are seeking feedback and testers.
Release 3.2.0 of OCA/Connector
Version 3.2.0 of the OCA/connector has been released with his lot of new features and bugfixes. Please read the full changelog on Github.
It is official, this year, the OCA will participate in the ICT festival in the Arena, the area dedicated to associations, community, users groups, networks of professionals, universities, research centers, and other companies in the ICT world. The date is 11th November, 2015 for the third edition of the ICT festival, at the Fiera Milano Congressi (via Gattamelata, 5), with 5,000 square meters of contents and ICT protagonists (Italian and global).
Open Source Summit in Paris, France from November 18th to 19th
The Paris Open Source Summit, the premier European event centered on the Free & Open Source sector, is the result of the merger of two iconic Open Source events: Linux Solutions and the Open World Forum. The OCA will be part of this great event by having a booth in the association village.
The OCA would like to welcome Gervais Naoussi as a new contributor. Gervais is a student at ETS (http://etsmtl.ca), an engineering university in Montreal, Canada. Gervais will be migrating and enhancing management systems modules to version 9.
Laurent Mignon joined the OCA/connector PSC.
Next OCA board meeting
The OCA board meets every month and the next ones are October 14th and November 3rd, 2015. If you have any matter or feedback you would like to raise to the board, please contact one of the OCA board members.
2015 Annual General Assembly
You can access and read the documents related to the 2015 Annual General Assembly on our previous blog post.
The OCA is now providing a mailing lists service for Project Steering Committee on its Odoo instance. The service is two-fold: