odoo-8 An example Odoo model to call methods from


class my_model(models.Model):
    _name = "my.model"

    name = fields.Char('Name')

    def foo_manipulate_records_1(self):
        """ function returns list of tuples (id,name) """
        return [(i.id,i.name) for i in self]

    def foo_manipulate_records_2(self, arg1, arg2)
        #here you can take advantage of "self" recordset and same time use aditional arguments "arg1", "arg2"

    def bar_no_deal_with_ids(self, arg1, arg2):
        """ concatenate arg1 and arg2 """
        return unicode(arg1) + unicode(arg2)