Mail module documentation¶
The Mail module holds all models and logic related to messages management. At low-level, it handles messages and offers an API to message queues for email sending. At an higher level, it provides the OpenChatter feature that is a thread management system inside OpenERP. A model that inherits from the mail module adds OpenChatter to its document. Its gives them the following capabilities :
messages management with a threaded design
subscription mechanism tha allow users to follow/unfollow documents
notifications mechanism; notifications are pushed to users to form a Wall page holding the latest pushed messages
The mail module also comes with an email composition wizard, along with discussion groups.