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"No module named rosbag" error

asked 2011-12-11 14:36:13 -0500

suzuki tarou gravatar image

updated 2014-01-28 17:10:59 -0500

ngrennan gravatar image

I followed guide at I runned the example usage read bag file by Python,

import rosbag
bag = rosbag.Bag('test.bag')
for topic, msg, t in bag.read_messages('numbers'):

when i run the code it tells me "ImportError: No module named rosbag"

Traceback (most recent call last): File "/home/user/ros_workspace/beginner_tutorials/nodes/", line 4, in <module> import rosbag ImportError: No module named rosbag

please tell me how to fix this!

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answered 2011-12-11 16:41:28 -0500

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Have you added a dependency on the 'rosbag' package in your package manifest.xml?

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Also you will need to use roslib.load_manifest to get the module onto your PYTHONPATH There are tutorials on using python in ROS at
tfoote gravatar image tfoote  ( 2012-01-02 06:37:36 -0500 )edit

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