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unable to install rosserial on my laptop

asked 2014-03-04 08:56:55 -0500

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ankit@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install rosserial_python Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package rosserial_python

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answered 2014-03-04 10:39:47 -0500

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The ROS debs are prefixed with 'ros-{distro}-' and have underscores replaces with dashes (a limitation of the deb naming rules).

On Hydro, try installing rosserial as:

sudo apt-get install ros-hydro-rosserial-python
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