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what is the name of an app

redCOR AG, robert rottermann
- 08/12/2015 08:28:49
Hi there,

I am in the process of learning to developp for odoo.
Todo so I am working trough daniels reis' book "odoo developpement 

Now I wonder what defines the name of an app:

in we migth define:
{'name': 'To-Do Application',

then I define a model like this:

class TodoTask(models.Model):
     _name = 'todo.task'

now my questions:
what is a module, what is an app ??

When is the name found in used and when the one in the model?

thanks for your time