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Invoking "make -j4 -l4" failed error

asked 2018-03-14 09:39:44 -0500

uma888 gravatar image

updated 2018-07-19 16:37:23 -0500

Im new here. I was trying to install turtlebot by following source installation as suggested in on rosdistro:kinetic,rosversion: 1.12.12,Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS, however with catkin make command execution I got the following error

Base path: /home/uma/rocon
Source space: /home/uma/rocon/src
Build space: /home/uma/rocon/build
Devel space: /home/uma/rocon/devel
Install space: /home/uma/rocon/install
#### Running command: "make cmake_check_build_system" in "/home/uma/rocon/build"
#### Running command: "make -j4 -l4" in "/home/uma/rocon/build"
/bin/sh: 1: pyrcc5: not found
rocon_qt_gui/rocon_remocon/CMakeFiles/resources_rocon_remocon.dir/build.make:57: recipe for target 'rocon_qt_gui/rocon_remocon/CMakeFiles/resources_rocon_remocon' failed
make[2]: *** [rocon_qt_gui/rocon_remocon/CMakeFiles/resources_rocon_remocon] Error 127
CMakeFiles/Makefile2:693: recipe for target 'rocon_qt_gui/rocon_remocon/CMakeFiles/resources_rocon_remocon.dir/all' failed
make[1]: *** [rocon_qt_gui/rocon_remocon/CMakeFiles/resources_rocon_remocon.dir/all] Error 2
make[1]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
[  0%] Built target std_msgs_generate_messages_py
[  0%] Built target _concert_workflow_engine_msgs_generate_messages_check_deps_WorkflowsStatus
[  0%] Built target _concert_workflow_engine_msgs_generate_messages_check_deps_EnableWorkflows
Makefile:138: recipe for target 'all' failed
make: *** [all] Error 2
Invoking "make -j4 -l4" failed

I looked up different forums for this problem, but could not find a proper solution.

Urgent help required.

Thanks in advance!

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Please change the title of your question to be a bit more descriptive. Your current title is too generic.

gvdhoorn gravatar image gvdhoorn  ( 2018-03-14 09:43:22 -0500 )edit

The error is not Invoking "make -j4 -l4" failed but /bin/sh: 1: pyrcc5: not found. Is pyrcc5 installed? (in Ubuntu, you can get it in the pyqt5-dev-tools package, not sure whether ROS uses another version).

Maarten gravatar image Maarten  ( 2018-03-14 11:49:18 -0500 )edit

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answered 2018-07-19 14:16:13 -0500

clyde gravatar image

I had a similar problem, running sudo apt install pyqt5-dev-tools fixed the problem for me.

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