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Copilot Installation


The getting started guide for the Copilot API is a tool that allows interaction with a bot that selects the appropriate tool to answer a query.

Etendo Copilot

Javapackage: com.etendoerp.copilot


Run copilot locally

  1. Add copilot dependency in the Etendo Classic project, In build.gradle, add:


    Ensure you have 1.3.2 plugin version or greater:
    id 'com.etendoerp.gradleplugin' version '1.3.2'
  2. In the terminal, execute:

    ./gradlew update.database smartbuild --info

  3. In file is necessary to add some environment variables as a mandatory requirement
    OPENAI_API_KEY= ****
    Environment Variable Options Info
    COPILOT_PORT 5000 Required The copilot port can be defined by the user
    OPENAI_API_KEY *********************** Required You can get it from OpenAI API keys
    ETENDO_HOST http://your.etendo.instance/etendo Required The URL of the Etendo system, this is where copilot will send the requests to communicate with the Etendo system.
  4. In addition, there are other optional variables to configure certain aspects of the copilot. If not specified, default values are used.

    Environment Variable Options Default Info
    SYSTEM_PROMPT String "You are a very powerful assistant with a set of tools, which you will try to use for the requests made to you." The prompt that will be used to make the request to the agent and that will condition the response and behavior of the copilot.
    CONFIGURED_TOOLS_FILENAME JSON File name tools_config.json The name of the file that contains the configuration of the enabled tools.
    DEPENDENCIES_TOOLS_FILENAME TOML File name tools_deps.toml The name of the file that contains the configuration of the dependencies of the tools.
    COPILOT_IMAGE_TAG String master The tag of the copilot docker image that will be used.
    COPILOT_PULL_IMAGE Boolean true If true, the copilot docker image will be pulled from docker hub. If false, gradle will try to use the local image with the tag specified in COPILOT_IMAGE_TAG, but if it does not exist, it will be pulled from docker hub.
    COPILOT_DOCKER_CONTAINER_NAME String etendo-default The name of the docker container that will be created to run the copilot docker image.
  5. Remember to add this configurations in config/ file or do a ./gradlew setup to copy the properties automatically.

  6. To download the latest copilot Docker image and run it:

    ./gradlew copilot.start
  7. Try Copilot in your Etendo instance. To configure an assistant to use Copilot, follow the Assistant Configuration Guide.