Fix Odoo Wkhtmltopdf error step by step
Many Odoo installations have been plagued with errors and reporting problems because the installation does not have the right version of Wekhtmltopdf. This video shows how to troubleshoot and fix the issue.
You should upgrade your version of Wkhtmltopdf to at least 0.12.1
What does this wkhtmltopdf upgrade incompatiblity cause?
What does this video do and who is it for?
Fixing the wkhtmltopdf error in Odoo v8
Do I really have to buy the video do fix this problem?
It is entirely possible to fix this problem and there are other guides as well. This video was for people who would like to see step by step how these commands are actually applied. As we have had several inquires on fixing this exact problem so felt it would be a good additional to our growing video subscription library. The actual commands are provided below for both the video subscribers, those who purchase the video or for those who would like to fix this problem without watching the video.
- Download the package
- Install the updated wkhtmltopdf package
- sudo dpkg -i wkhtmltox-0.12.1_linux-trusty-amd64.deb
- Copy the file into the bin directory so it can be 'seen' by odoo
- sudo cp /usr/local/bin/wkhtmltopdf /usr/bin/