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asked 2014-04-24 22:33:02 -0600

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how to install and run the MTi-G Xsens device is a IMU device. Pls help and reply me thx.

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answered 2014-04-26 21:19:43 -0600

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answered 2014-04-29 19:36:06 -0600

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updated 2014-04-29 20:14:46 -0600

Hi, Here you go -

I installed the fuerte release of the driver from the git -

1) Place the extracted folder in ros workspace

2) cd ethzasl_xsens_driver-fuerte_released

3) rosmake xsens_driver

4) cd xsens_driver/nodes

5) ./mtdevice.py [commands] [opts] (read the Usage instructions on the ros wiki page of the driver for the arguments)

I hope this will help - Good Luck!

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answered 2014-04-27 22:54:26 -0600

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But how to install and run the MTi-G700 IMU unit, the driver is not recognized by the usb port and i also using ubuntu 12.04 hydro version. Please help thanks.

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I have not used it but you may have to add the user to the dialout group so that the node can communicate with the device and also have to change to usb port permissions.

adreno gravatar imageadreno ( 2014-04-28 10:22:29 -0600 )edit

but how to do dialout group, please help if anyone know. Thanks.

Rizwan gravatar imageRizwan ( 2014-04-28 18:23:21 -0600 )edit

1) sudo chown :user_name /dev/ttyUSB0 2) sudo adduser user_name dialout

adreno gravatar imageadreno ( 2014-04-29 16:48:53 -0600 )edit

[rospack] Error: stack/package receive_xsens not found

Rizwan gravatar imageRizwan ( 2014-04-29 17:15:05 -0600 )edit

i tried to do the step then i don't now how to run i am also using it for the first time and new to ROS application. How do i carry on on the launching of the xsens IMU. Please help me a special thanks to mr adrendo sir. Please help me.

Rizwan gravatar imageRizwan ( 2014-04-29 17:48:24 -0600 )edit

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