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error creating ros_lib with groovy

asked 2013-12-15 15:31:55 -0600

getSurreal gravatar image

I'm not able to create the arduino library with groovy on either the Raspberry Pi or Ubuntu 12.04. When I switched to Hydro on Ubuntu I was able to create the library and plan to copy it over, but I'm not sure if there will be incompatibilities to try and use the hydro ros_lib while running groovy.

pi@raspbian ~/Arduino/libraries $ rosrun rosserial_arduino .  
Exporting to .
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/opt/ros/groovy/share/rosserial_arduino/", line 88, in <module>
    rosserial_client_copy_files(rospack, rosserial_arduino_dir+"/src/ros_lib/")
  File "/opt/ros/groovy/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/rosserial_client/", line 580, in rosserial_client_copy_files
    shutil.copy(mydir+"/src/ros_lib/"+f, path+f)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/", line 119, in copy
    copyfile(src, dst)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/", line 83, in copyfile
    with open(dst, 'wb') as fdst:
IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/opt/ros/groovy/share/rosserial_arduino/src/ros_lib/ros/duration.h'
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answered 2013-12-15 20:18:04 -0600

David Galdeano gravatar image

updated 2013-12-15 20:41:28 -0600

Hello, in follows the steps "3.2 Installing from Source onto the ROS workstation" and "3.3 Install ros_lib into the Arduino Environment" when you install rosserial on the raspberry pi.

Instalation from binaries is broken ("3.1 Installing Binaries on the ROS workstation"). This is due to and have been fixed on sources but not in the raspbian build farm.

This works with rosserial/groovy/raspbian

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Thank you for the response. It worked as you described.

getSurreal gravatar image getSurreal  ( 2013-12-17 13:01:38 -0600 )edit

answered 2014-01-13 03:29:52 -0600

David Galdeano gravatar image

You must create a sketchbook/libraries folder in your home folder. The rosrun rosserial_arduino can be then executed to create ros_lib directory.

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Thanks you so much

4LV4R0 gravatar image 4LV4R0  ( 2014-01-14 06:36:21 -0600 )edit

answered 2014-01-13 02:03:35 -0600

4LV4R0 gravatar image

updated 2014-01-13 02:22:01 -0600

Good afternoon partners.

After several attemps to regenerate ros_build I´m still having the same error messages I´m running ROS Groovy in a Raspberry Pi with raspbian.

Exporting to /home/pi/catkin_ws/src/rosserial/rosserial_arduino/src Traceback (most recent call last):

File "/home/pi/catkin_ws/src/rosserial/rosserial_arduino/src/rosserial_arduino/", line 87, in <module> shutil.copytree(rosserial_arduino_dir+"/src/ros_lib", path+"/ros_lib")

File "/usr/lib/python2.7/", line 171, in copytree names = os.listdir(src)

OSError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/home/pi/catkin_ws/src/rosserial/rosserial_arduino/src/ros_lib'

I have followed the instructions as "galdeano" said above but I´m thinking that I´m doing someething wrong. I´m going to programm the Arduino on Windows

My question is , which folder ros_lib have I to delete before regenerate it?

I have one of them in /opt/ros/groovy/share/rosserial_arduino/src and the other one into /catkin_ws/src/rosserial/rosserial_arduino/src/ and the other one into /catkin_ws/install/share/rosserial_arduino/src/

I have created a new folder into my home called WindowsRos_Build where I want to regenerate my new ros_lib folder but as the tutorial says I have to delete first of all the existing ros_build folder.

Probably I´m doing something wrong... Could you help me please?

When I do : rosrun rosserial_arduino . into my windows destinated folder I get the next report where I receive some messages with not founded packets and I´m worried about it:

Exporting to .

Exporting rosserial_msgs

Messages: Log,TopicInfo,

Services: RequestParam,RequestMessageInfo,

Exporting std_msgs

Messages: UInt32MultiArray,Int64,UInt8MultiArray,Float32,Int32MultiArray,UInt64,Int16, UInt16,Float64,Float32MultiArray,MultiArrayDimension,Duration,Float64MultiArray, Int32,UInt8,Int8,Int16MultiArray,Time,Byte,Bool,ByteMultiArray,UInt32,MultiArray Layout,UInt16MultiArray,ColorRGBA,UInt64MultiArray,Int8MultiArray,Char,Int64Mult iArray,Header,String,Empty,Exporting geometry_msgs

Messages: Vector3,TwistWithCovarianceStamped,Quaternion,Pose,PolygonStamped,TransformS tamped,Twist,WrenchStamped,QuaternionStamped,PointStamped,Vector3Stamped,Point,P oseWithCovarianceStamped,Wrench,PoseArray,PoseWithCovariance,Pose2D,Point32,Tran sform,TwistWithCovariance,TwistStamped,PoseStamped,Polygon,Exporting std_srvs

Services: Empty,

Exporting sensor_msgs

Messages: ChannelFloat32,NavSatStatus,Joy,LaserScan,MagneticField,RegionOfInterest,Nav SatFix,RelativeHumidity,TimeReference,CameraInfo,MultiEchoLaserScan,JointState,P ointCloud,Range,LaserEcho,JoyFeedbackArray,JoyFeedback,PointField,Temperature,Il luminance,FluidPressure,CompressedImage,Image,Imu,PointCloud2,

Services: SetCameraInfo,

Exporting actionlib_msgs

Messages: GoalStatus,GoalID,GoalStatusArray,Exporting bond

Messages: Status,Constants,Exporting rosgraph_msgs

Messages: Log,Clock,Exporting diagnostic_msgs

Messages: DiagnosticStatus,KeyValue,DiagnosticArray,

Services: SelfTest,

Exporting roscpp

Messages: Logger,

Services: SetLoggerLevel,GetLoggers,Empty,

Exporting turtlesim

Messages: Pose,Velocity,Color,

Services: TeleportAbsolute,TeleportRelative,Spawn,Kill,SetPen,

Exporting roscpp_tutorials

Services: TwoInts,

Exporting rospy_tutorials

Messages: HeaderString,Floats,

Services: AddTwoInts,BadTwoInts,

Exporting actionlib

Messages: TestAction,TwoIntsAction,TestActionFeedback,TestActionGoal,TestFeedback,Test RequestFeedback,TestRequestActionFeedback,TestRequestActionResult,TwoIntsFeedbac k,TwoIntsActionGoal,TestRequestResult,TwoIntsGoal,TestRequestGoal,TestActionResu lt,TwoIntsResult,TestGoal,TwoIntsActionResult,TestRequestAction,TestRequestActio nGoal,TwoIntsActionFeedback,TestResult,Exporting topic_tools

Services: MuxAdd,MuxDelete,MuxList,MuxSelect,

Exporting dynamic_reconfigure

Messages: Config,DoubleParameter,ConfigDescription,Group,StrParameter,IntParameter,Par amDescription,BoolParameter,GroupState,SensorLevels,

Services: Reconfigure,

Exporting nodelet

Services: NodeletList,NodeletLoad,NodeletUnload,

Exporting beginner_tutorials

Messages: Num,

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