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Base module that fills PDFs

Project description

License: AGPL-3

Base report fill PDF

This module provides a basic report class that fills pdfs.

Installation

Make sure you have fdfgen Python module installed:

$ pip install fdfgen

For testing it is also necessary pdftk app installed:

Ubuntu

apt-get install pdftk

OSX

* Install pdftk (https://www.pdflabs.com/tools/pdftk-server/).

Windows

* Install pdftk (https://www.pdflabs.com/tools/pdftk-server/).

Usage

An example of Fill PDF report for partners on a module called module_name:

A python class

from odoo import models

class PartnerFillPDF(models.AbstractModel):
    _name = 'report.module_name.report_name'
    _inherit = 'report.report_fillpdf.abstract'

    @api.model
    def get_original_document_path(self, data, objs):
        return get_resource_path(
            'report_fillpdf', 'static/src/pdf', 'partner_pdf.pdf')

    @api.model
    def get_document_values(self, data, objs):
        objs.ensure_one()
        return {'name': objs.name}

A computed form can be executed modifying the computing function

from odoo import models

class PartnerFillPDF(models.AbstractModel):
    _name = 'report.module_name.report_name'
    _inherit = 'report.report_fillpdf.abstract'

    @api.model
    def get_form(self, data, objs):
        return self.env['ir.attachment'].search([], limit=1)

    @api.model
    def get_document_values(self, data, objs):
        objs.ensure_one()
        return {'name': objs.name}

A report XML record

<report
   id="partner_fillpdf"
   model="res.partner"
   string="Fill PDF"
   report_type="fillpdf"
   name="report_fillpdf.partner_fillpdf"
   file="res_partner"
   attachment_use="False"
/>
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Credits

Contributors

Maintainer

Odoo Community Association

This module is maintained by the OCA.

OCA, or the Odoo Community Association, is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the collaborative development of Odoo features and promote its widespread use.

To contribute to this module, please visit https://odoo-community.org.

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