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rosdep initialization error

asked 2015-06-28 03:12:08 -0500

Sabyasachi gravatar image

updated 2015-06-30 06:57:21 -0500

$ sudo rosdep init

ERROR: cannot download default sources list from:

Website may be down.

none of the answer like $ sudo -E rosdep init

i am using ubuntu 14.04 and working behind a proxy.

rosdep version version 0.11.2-1

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What's the version of rosdep? You could edit your statement to add the result of $ dpkg -p python-rosdep|grep Ver.

130s gravatar image 130s  ( 2015-06-28 03:44:46 -0500 )edit

version 0.11.2-1 and how to edit the statement what to to do next

Sabyasachi gravatar image Sabyasachi  ( 2015-06-29 00:16:38 -0500 )edit

To edit your question click the "edit" link at the bottom of the text field, next to the Comments heading.

tfoote gravatar image tfoote  ( 2015-06-29 01:19:04 -0500 )edit

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answered 2015-06-29 01:25:13 -0500

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If you're behind a proxy you will need to configure rosdep to use the proxy.

There are a bunch of threads on that already:

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answered 2018-01-05 04:54:39 -0500

Shoeb Ahmed gravatar image

Hi, I had been facing the same issue of ERROR: cannot download default sources list from: Website may be down.

This error is because of your system date & time settings. I corrected my systems date and time settings and rosdep init worked.

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Please don't post a question in an answer section. At the very least it won't get answered.

130s gravatar image 130s  ( 2018-01-09 07:25:47 -0500 )edit

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