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External File Location

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License: AGPL-3

External File Location

This module was written to extend the functionality of ir.attachment to support remote communication and allow you to import/export file to a remote server. For now, FTP, SFTP and local filestore are handled by the module.


To install this module, you need to:

  • fs python module at version 0.5.4 or under

  • Paramiko python module


To use this module, you need to:

  • Add a location with your server infos

  • Create a task with your file info and remote communication method

  • A cron task will trigger each task

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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.

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