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Odoo 14 Development Cookbook - Fourth Edition

By : Parth Gajjar, Alexandre Fayolle, Holger Brunn, Daniel Reis
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Book Image

Odoo 14 Development Cookbook - Fourth Edition

5 (2)
By: Parth Gajjar, Alexandre Fayolle, Holger Brunn, Daniel Reis

Overview of this book

With its latest iteration, the powerful Odoo framework released a wide variety of features for rapid application development. This updated Odoo development cookbook will help you explore the new features in Odoo 14 and learn how to use them to develop Odoo applications from scratch. You'll learn about the new website concepts in Odoo 14 and get a glimpse of Odoo's new web-client framework, the Odoo Web Library (OWL). Once you've completed the installation, you'll begin to explore the Odoo framework with real-world examples. You'll then create a new Odoo module from the ground up and progress to advanced framework concepts. You'll also learn how to modify existing applications, including Point of Sale (POS) applications. This book isn't just limited to backend development; you'll discover advanced JavaScript recipes for creating new views and widgets. As you progress, you'll learn about website development and become a quality Odoo developer by studying performance optimization, debugging, and automated testing. Finally, you'll delve into advanced concepts such as multi-website, In-App Purchasing (IAP),, the IoT Box, and security. By the end of the book, you'll have all the knowledge you need to build impressive Odoo applications and you'll be well versed in development best practices that will come in handy when working with the Odoo framework.
Table of Contents (26 chapters)

Authorizing and charging IAP credits

In this recipe, we will complete the IAP service module. We will use the IAP platform to authorize and capture credit from the customer account. We will also add an optional configuration to save the service key generated in the Registering an IAP service in Odoo recipe of this chapter.

Getting ready

For this recipe, we will be using the iap_isbn_service module.

As we are using the IAP sandbox service, we need to set an IAP endpoint in the system parameters. To set the IAP sandbox endpoint, follow these steps:

  1. Activate developer mode.
  2. Open Technical | Parameters | System Parameters.
  3. Create a new record and add a key and a value, as follows:

Figure 17.7 – Setting an endpoint for the IAP sandbox

How to do it...

In order to complete the service module, we will add a configuration option to the store service key. Follow these steps to add a new field to set isbn_service_key in the general...