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Problem with installing the Openni_kinect

asked 2011-06-13 19:20:39 -0500

lakshmen gravatar image

updated 2011-06-13 20:22:04 -0500

when i try to install the openni_kinect, i face a few problems...

when i type: rosinstall ~/openni_kinect PATH_TO_EXISTING_ROS_TREE ''

i get this as the answer: E: rosinstall operating on /home/user/openni_kinect from specifications in rosinstall files PATH_TO_EXISTING_ROS_TREE, ahhhh error opening file: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/home/user/drivers/PATH_TO_EXISTING_ROS_TREE' Usage: rosinstall PATH [ ...] [URI]...

rosinstall: error: None

what should i do?

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answered 2011-06-14 01:01:34 -0500

chcorbato gravatar image

I think you should replace PATH_TO_EXISTING_ROS_TREE by the actual path to your ROS installation.

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thanks....was able to install...
lakshmen gravatar image lakshmen  ( 2011-06-14 18:27:26 -0500 )edit

answered 2011-06-14 03:44:50 -0500

Bemfica gravatar image

or maybe you can just use sudo apt-get install ros-diamondback-openni-kinect. It works for Ubuntu and Maverick.

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