After an interruption, the newsletter is back. Once again, we want to regularly report on the community news and on what the OCA Board is working on. You will notice that the newsletter format has changed. It is now more compact and straightforward. I hope you like it.
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Hot topics from the OCA board agenda
Bounty to build a GitHub bot for the OCA
As a way to encourage open source work and also get help on features needed for the its administration, the OCA plans to open bounties with the BountySource platform.
Right now a 500$ bounty is up for developing version 1 of the GitHub bot to onboard newcomers and help with code reviews.
Learn more at bountysource.com.
Meeting with the ERPNext founder
RFQ to migrate Odoo-community.org from v8 to v10
The OCA decided to upgrade its Odoo instance to version 10. Funding the needed OpenUpgarde scripts seems like a good use of the OCA resources. So a request for quotations was issued, for the development of the OpenUpgrade migration scripts.
See the related mailing list thread at odoo-community.org.
From the Community
Noteworthy discussions and articles
Odoo Security Advisory
Brute force scans have been found looking for Odoo instances using the default database master password. Make sure all your Internet facing instances are protected by disabling the database manager or using strong passwords. Find more details at github.com.
Don't miss these opportunities to learn and share
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