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NavStack Robot Moves Backwards

asked 2015-02-19 16:38:46 -0500

Pototo gravatar image

updated 2015-02-19 16:39:17 -0500

Hi Folks,

When my robot is trying to avoid an obstacle, it tends to move backwards. How can I disable that option so that the robot only have forward velocity, and rotational velocity?


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What local planner are you using?

David Lu gravatar image David Lu  ( 2015-02-19 17:10:51 -0500 )edit

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answered 2015-02-25 16:28:29 -0500

Pototo gravatar image

I need need to disable the escape velocity, which causes the robot to move backwards when stuck.

Just went inside:


and added this parameter:

escape_vel: 0.0
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