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Re: Reclaiming context


On 28/08/2014 18:04, Sandy Carter wrote:
> Hello community,
> While debugging yet another translation error in Odoo 7.0, I came up
> with a simple way to reclaim lost contexts in functions.
> The bug I was fighting is one where workflow actions do not pass any
> contexts. This bug manifests as chattr messages in english when using
> the workflows.
> As I don't have the time to fix it in the server, nor am I ready to jump
> through the hoops to get that fix integreated in the Odoo, I found a way
> to fix this bug in my module.
> The way I countered the bug in my module is in the write function where
> I would usually start with
>     if context is None:
>         context = {}
> or
>     context = context or {}
> In this case it was None since the workflow mechanism would not have a
> context. I saw that since I have the user id, I can still get the
> context for this user.
> I replaced the familiar context check with:
>     context = context or self.pool['res.users'].context_get(cr, uid)

Ideally this would be done by the workflow engine, but I'm pretty sure
this won't make it to official 7.0 and not sure for OCB. But I do like
the version you propose *a lot*. Let's use it more!

Alexandre Fayolle
Chef de Projet
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