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kinect on ros indigo

asked 2016-05-20 02:56:57 -0600

Emilien gravatar image

updated 2016-05-20 02:58:14 -0600

hi, i try to install openni-launch on indigo and raspberry pi B+. i run this command: sudo apt-get install ros-indigo-openni-launch i receive this error although i am connecting to the internet:

E: Unable to locate package ros-indigo-openni-launch

what can i do please ?

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which version of kinect sensor you are using? kinect v1 (xbox 360) or kinect v2 (xbox one)?

easyspidy gravatar image easyspidy  ( 2016-05-20 03:43:27 -0600 )edit

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answered 2016-05-20 03:18:54 -0600

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openni_kinect is deprecated, you should use freenect_stack instead from

sudo apt-get install ros-indigo-freenect-stack
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the same error, if i install any ide it is ok but not package ROS

Emilien gravatar image Emilien  ( 2016-05-20 03:26:21 -0600 )edit

Try downloads the package lists before:

sudo apt-get update
ROSkinect gravatar image ROSkinect  ( 2016-05-20 03:35:27 -0600 )edit

yes i do this

Emilien gravatar image Emilien  ( 2016-05-20 03:41:22 -0600 )edit

answered 2016-05-20 07:00:42 -0600

VEGETA gravatar image

here is my topic if you can help:

it is similar to yours. thanks!

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