The Defining the Model representation and order recipe in Chapter 3, Creating Odoo Modules introduced the
name_get() method, which is used to compute a representation of the record in various places, including in the widget used to display
Many2one relations in the web client.
This recipe shows how to allow searching for a book in the
Many2one widget by title, author, or ISBN by redefining
For this recipe, we will be using the following model definition:
class LibraryBook(models.Model): _name = 'library.book' name = fields.Char('Title') isbn = fields.Char('ISBN') author_ids = fields.Many2many('res.partner', 'Authors') @api.model def name_get(self): result =  for book in self: authors ...