Contributors mailing list archives

Browse archives


RE: Operation related to Asset Management

Noviat sa/nv, Luc De Meyer.
- 22/07/2020 09:23:59

I am not sure if we need to add the book & tax feature into the base module.

I think it’s more a feature for an add-on module.




From: Jonathan Wilson <>
Sent: Wednesday, 22 July 2020 08:33
To: Contributors <>
Subject: Re: Operation related to Asset Management


Hi Kitti


My experience with decent Asset apps is that they have that functionality. Additionally, they usually have 2 modes of depreciation - "Book" and "Tax" - if we could add those features (and the ones you mentioned) I would fee a lot more comfortable offering up Odoo as a decent asset register. 

Kind regards

Jonathan Wilson

Chief Sales and Innovation Executive

WilldooIT Pty Ltd



Recent Linkedin articles: 


First Australian Odoo GOLD partner

2017, 2015 & 2013 Odoo Best Partner Asia/Pacific

Creators of  Odoo-Pentaho integration project

"Making growth through technology easy"



P: +61 3 9135 1900

M: +61  4 000 17 444


10/435 Williamstown Road

Port Melbourne VIC 3207

DISCLAIMER | This electronic message together with any attachments is confidential. If you are not the recipient, do not copy, disclose, or use the contents in any way. Please also advise us by e-mail that you have received this message in error and then please destroy this email and any of its attachments. WilldooIT Pty. Ltd. is not responsible for any changes made to this message and/or any attachments after sending by Willdoo IT Pty. Ltd. WilldooIT Pty. Ltd. use virus scanning software but exclude all liability for virus or anything similar in this email or attachment.




On Wed, 22 Jul 2020 at 16:17, Kitti Upariphutthiphong <> wrote:

Dear community,


My I check whether the following feature is relevant to OCA or being useful.


We done Odoo and got to learn some practice from an organization that deal with a lot of asset. Both normal asset, low valued asset, asset in transit, asset under construction.


They have asset operation like,

  • Change Ownership,

    • i.e, change cost center (analytic)

  • Value Adjustment,

    • i.e., knowing sometime later that, there are additional expenditure into that assets and so the value should be increased

  • Transfer (merge or split),

    • i.e., 2 asset under construction, merged as new final working Asset.

    • An normal acquired asset that splits into smaller assets.

We would love to port these features into OCA. But I am not very sure it will be useful, nor is it generic enough.


Any comments?


Post to: