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Terminal freezes after roslaunch

asked 2012-03-17 00:41:38 -0500

anonymous user


Hello! i have a problem.I've written a roslaunch but if execute it and then ctrl-c the current window of the terminal freezes and i have to open a new one. It's almost equal to others .launch files that do not give problem,except that in this one i passes some args to a node using: args="\dir\blabla.ext" what could be the problem?

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Can you post the launch file, what operating system, what version of ROS, etc? Need more info to help ... thanks!

Kevin gravatar image Kevin  ( 2012-03-17 03:24:14 -0500 )edit

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answered 2012-03-20 09:54:53 -0500

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IIRC, teleop_base_keyboard takes input from the current terminal, so it's likely that its taking over the terminal that you are running roslaunch from. You should run teleop_base_keyboard separately.

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answered 2012-03-20 09:53:37 -0500

ldima gravatar image

updated 2012-03-20 09:54:33 -0500

sorry you're right!I have ubuntu 11.10 and ROS electric 1.6.8.Anyway if found that roslaunch freezes my terminal because of this command:
<node pkg="teleop_base" name="teleoper" type="teleop_base_keyboard"> <remap from="base_controller/command" to="cmd_vel"/>
also if I eliminate the remapping it freezes.

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Please update the original question, don't post updates as 'answers'

kwc gravatar image kwc  ( 2012-03-20 09:54:01 -0500 )edit

ok thanks kwc,and sorry for posting in answer

ldima gravatar image ldima  ( 2012-03-20 09:57:27 -0500 )edit

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