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ROS executable without Boost dependency

asked 2018-07-19 06:46:59 -0500

mherrmann gravatar image

updated 2018-07-19 06:48:32 -0500

Is it possible to create a ROS executable (where the executable is a target of type executable within a CMakeLists.txt which is created with catkin and the c++ files include ros/ros.h) that does not link to boost? If I have an executable program and do ldd program there occurs at least a dependency on:

Is it possible to avoid these?

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answered 2018-07-19 07:08:11 -0500

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No. It is possible in ROS 2, but not in ROS 1 as the dependency to boost is directly in the roscpp library:

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