This is the documentation for older versions of Odoo (formerly OpenERP).

See the new Odoo user documentation.

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Command line options

General Options

--version

show program version number and exit

-h, --help

show this help message and exit

-c CONFIG, --config=CONFIG
 

specify alternate config file

-s, --save

save configuration to ~/.terp_serverrc

-v, --verbose

enable debugging

--pidfile=PIDFILE
 

file where the server pid will be stored

--logfile=LOGFILE
 

file where the server log will be stored

-n INTERFACE, --interface=INTERFACE
 

specify the TCP IP address

-p PORT, --port=PORT
 

specify the TCP port

--net_interface=NETINTERFACE
 

specify the TCP IP address for netrpc

--net_port=NETPORT
 

specify the TCP port for netrpc

--no-netrpc

disable netrpc

--no-xmlrpc

disable xmlrpc

-i INIT, --init=INIT
 

init a module (use "all" for all modules)

--without-demo=WITHOUT_DEMO
 

load demo data for a module (use "all" for all modules)

-u UPDATE, --update=UPDATE
 

update a module (use "all" for all modules)

--stop-after-init
 

stop the server after it initializes

--debug

enable debug mode

-S, --secure

launch server over https instead of http

--smtp=SMTP_SERVER
 

specify the SMTP server for sending mail

--price_accuracy=PRICE_ACCURACY
 

specify the price accuracy

Internationalization options:

Use these options to translate OpenERP to another language.See i18n section of the user manual. Option '-l' is mandatory.

-l LANGUAGE, --language=LANGUAGE
 

specify the language of the translation file. Use it with --i18n-export and --i18n-import

--i18n-export=TRANSLATE_OUT
 

export all sentences to be translated to a CSV file and exit

--i18n-import=TRANSLATE_IN
 

import a CSV file with translations and exit

--modules=TRANSLATE_MODULES
 

specify modules to export. Use in combination with --i18n-export