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Local Planner, Python

asked 2021-01-04 06:46:23 -0500

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Hello everybody,

I would like to implement my own local planner using Python for exercise purposes. Therefore, I make no use of move_base and the ROS navigation stack at all and try to implement those parts (localization, global planner, local planner) in Python. Since algorithms like dwa or teb seem pretty advance to me and I am not too experienced in robotics and Python my question is the following: Is there any local planning algorithm in existence that is feasible to implement for beginners? Any 'light weight' versions of the local planners implemented in the ROS navigation stack?

Thanks in advance!

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answered 2021-01-04 14:25:13 -0500

Pure pursuit is a pretty simple one to try out and implement in python. It's all geometric based and could be implemented in < 200 lines for a basic beginner example.

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