Server Ubuntu – VII – installation of Odoo

Introduction to Odoo

Odoo is an ERP and CRM open source programmed in Python and Postgres database. It is a very powerful tool, as we are creating a Server for testing with the best applications that exist, you can’t miss this. Was formerly called OpenERP version 7 passes called Odoo incorporating more Busines Inteligent as CMR (customer management) tools

Odoo
Odoo ERP CRM

Installation of Wkhtmltopdf

This program is essential for the proper functioning of Odoo, simply is to generate PDFs from html. Invoices, budgets, reports… You also need a specific version and not the latest Ubuntu repositories. If you want to know more about Wkhtmltopdf, follow this link.

Download version 0.12.1 of Wkhtmltopdf

With the command wget downloads a file from a web http.

wget http://download.gna.org/wkhtmltopdf/0.12/0.12.2.1/wkhtmltox-0.12.2.1_linux-trusty-amd64.deb

We install a dependency

Fonts with a resolution of 75 dots per inch, which contains more info here.


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Installation of Wkhtmltopdf

A time downloaded the package with wget touches install it with dpkg, is similar apt-get install only that here installed a package of our computer, while apt-get it download of the servers of Ubuntu and it installs, much more easy for us.


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Copies of the documents

Copy the documents in/usr/local/bin/to/usr/bin /, these folders are the commands of our Ubuntu, and it has priority local, but assumes that this is only for the administrator of that computer.


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Create user Odoo Posgress

If you have entered this post only to install Odoo, you should first read this part to install the database.

Odoo Python Postgresql
Odoo this programmed in Python and uses a Data Base of Postgresql

We will go with the posgres superuser password (posgres by default). Take once inside the database create user (Crateuser) with all the options shown. You ask the admin code (again) and if we want to make it super user we say that if (and).

sudo your postgress
CreateUser - createdb - username postgres - no-createrole
-pwprompt openerp
Enter password for new role: XXXXXXXXXX
Enter it again: XXXXXXXXXX
Shall the new role be to superuser? (y/n) and
CREATE ROLE

Installation of Odoo

Finally, we install our Odoo

Odoo installation and update repositories

With the command wget downloads a file from a web http.

sudo wget - O - https://nightly.odoo.com/odoo.key | sudo apt-key add-
sudo echo "deb http://nightly.odoo.com/8.0/nightly/deb/. /" > /etc/apt/sources.list
sudo apt-get update & apt-get install odoo

With wget we obtain a key that we add with apt-key, subsequently in the list of sources (source.list) add Odoo server to our repositories with this already we can install it with apt-get and update it.

odoo home screen
odoo home screen

Odoo overview

ERP the heart of Odoo

As she is already commented Odoo is an ERP fundamentally a business management software. The billing and the generation of accounting, is really a very intuitive software.

Customers and Odoo

As we mentioned Odoo called OpenERP, but it began to add more tools as the CMR which serves for the customer management. These software help us with Marketing and have a database of all our buyers. This is the second most important module of this platform.

Other modules

  • MRP: User management.
  • SCM: Supply management.
  • FRM: Control of risks financial.
  • HRM: Human resources

As we see Odoo is a great software for BI (Business Inteligent) has all the necessary tools for any business.

Services

If you are looking for a Freelance to install or customize Odoo, I can help you.

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