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Make your Odoo scripts sing.

Project Description
Anthem: make your Odoo scripts sing ๐Ÿœ๐ŸŽต

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Anthem is a tool to help scripting Odoo instances for automated setup,
upgrades, testing and more.

It should be an alternative to the other tools like ``oerpscenario``.

Make your own songs

Writing your songs is as easy as creating a Python Package. The
songs functions called by anthem must have a positional ``ctx``


## songs/

def setup_company(ctx):
""" Setup company """
company = ctx.env.ref('base.main_company') = 'My Company'

def main(ctx):


A song can display some logs when executed with ``@anthem.log``,
``Context.log`` and ``Context.log_line``.


import anthem

def setup_company(ctx):
""" Setting up company """
company = ctx.env.ref('base.main_company')
with ctx.log('Changing name'): = 'My Company'
ctx.log_line('Name changed')
with ctx.log('Loading a logo'):
company.logo = b64encode(LOGO_CONTENT)
ctx.log_line('Logo changed')

The decorator on the function will display the first line of the docstring.
Both the decorator and the context manager will show the timing of the
execution. The upper example gives::

Setting up company...
Changing name...
Name changed
Changing name: 0.0150s
Loading a logo...
Logo changed
Loading a logo: 0.100s
Setting up company: 0.300s

Execute your songs

Use the command line ``anthem``. Provided your songs and ``openerp`` are in the

anthem songs.install::main -c path/to/openerp.cfg

Anthem will execute the function ``main`` of the module ``songs.install`` with
a ``ctx`` initialized with an Odoo ``env``.

Instead of using ``-c`` for the command line, you can export the environment
variable ``OPENERP_SERVER`` with the path of the configuration file.


export OPENERP_SERVER=path/to/openerp.cfg
anthem songs.install::main

In order to have ``openerp`` in the ``PYTHONPATH``, you might install it as a
package with ``pip install -e`` or directly modify the ``PYTHONPATH``.

In order to have your ``songs`` in the ``PYTHONPATH``, the better is to make a
Python package out of them.



To run the tests, you must have Postgresql running, with accesses for your user
(or you will have to modify ``tests/config/odoo.cfg`` with your database
username and password).

Run the tests

To run ``anthem``'s tests, it is a good idea to do an *editable* install of it
in a virtualenv, and then intall and run ``tox`` as follows::

$ git clone
Cloning into 'anthem'...
$ cd anthem
$ python2 -m virtualenv env
$ source env/bin/activate
$ pip install -e .
$ pip install pytest invoke tox
$ tox

Additional arguments will be passed to ``pytest``::

$ tox -e py27 -- -x tests/

If you prefer to execute the tests directly with ``pytest``, you can run::

$ OPENERP_SERVER=tests/config/odoo.cfg py.test

But before, you have to ensure to have the proper environment for the tests with::

$ invoke tests.prepare
$ invoke tests.createdb

Those steps, automatically called when using ``tox``, will download the nightly
release of Odoo and install it as a package, so tests can be run against it
(and that's also why it is important to use a virtualenv!)

When calling ``pytest``, you have to define the ``OPENERP_SERVER`` environment
variable with the configuration file for the Odoo database that will be used
for the tests.

.. :changelog:

Release History







0.10.0 (2017-09-19)


* Disable Odoo's xmlrpc port


- Add '' script with commands to build and upload the dist files

0.9.0 (2017-08-21)


- New lyrics: modules.update_translations to update translations from po files
- Lyrics 'uninstall' has been moved from uninstaller.uninstall to modules.uninstall,
previous path is still working for backward compatibility
- New lyrics context manager 'records.switch_company'

0.8.0 (2017-07-24)


- New lyrics: Define settings like being in the interface
- Add CSV Loading columns control (columns whitelist and blacklist)


- Fix error when loading CSV with no rows

0.7.0 (2017-04-28)


- Split CSV loaders in functions to be able to get rows from a CSV or to load
rows, enabling to modify the rows before loading them for instance
- create_or_update lyrics accepts now a model so we can change its env (user,
context, ...)
- New lyrics to uninstall module

0.6.0 (2017-01-18)


- CSV loaders can be used with a model in order to pass a context


- Fix tests by installing eggs from odoo/requirements.txt

0.5.0 (2016-10-12)


- Support Odoo 10
- Allow to specify the encoding of an imported file, default is utf8


- 'records.add_xmlid' lyrics do no longer fail when it already exists

0.4.0 (2016-08-19)


- New lyrics: CSV loaders from path or stream
- New ``ctx.log_line`` to print a line respecting the current indentation


- Add tests for the existing lyrics


- Finally green builds!

0.3.0 (2016-07-26)


- Add --quiet mode


- Encode the logged strings to the default encoding or utf8
- Allow to use Ctrl-c to stop anthem.
- Set openerp's loglevel to ERROR, its logs clutter anthem's own outputs

0.2.0 (2016-07-22)


* Ability to log descriptions and timings in songs with the
context manager ``Context.log`` and the decorator ``anthem.log``.


from anthem import log

def setup_company(ctx):
""" Setup company """
# do stuff
with ctx.log('other stuff'):
# do other stuff

def load_data(ctx):
""" Load data """
# load

def main(ctx):

If we run anthem on ``main``, we will get:


running... main
running... Setup company
running... other stuff
other stuff: 0.850s
Setup company: 1.100s
running... Load data
Load data: 2.900s
main: 4.000s

0.1.3 (2016-07-07)


- Correct lyric to create or update a record

0.1.2 (2016-07-07)

- Add a lyric to create a xmlid
- Add a lyric to create or update a record

0.1.1 (2016-06-23)

- Fixed crash on non-editable install.

0.1.0 (2016-06-23)

Initial release.

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