Ask Your Question
1

Can't rosinstall ~/ros {ros-full} [closed]

asked 2012-07-26 04:18:40 -0500

Nicolaje gravatar image

updated 2014-01-28 17:13:09 -0500

ngrennan gravatar image

Hello,

I am trying to install Ros Electric with the ros-full layer only on a Raspbian Wheezy distribution ( on a Raspberry Pi ).

Rigorously following the steps from http://www.ros.org/wiki/electric/Installation/Debian here is what I get:

pi@raspberrypi ~ $ rosinstall ~/ros "http://packages.ros.org/cgi-bin/gen_rosinstall.py?rosdistro=electric&variant=ros-full&overlay=no"
rosinstall operating on /home/pi/ros from specifications in rosinstall files  http://packages.ros.org/cgi-bin/gen_rosinstall.py?rosdistro=electric&variant=ros-full&overlay=no

(Over-)Writing /home/pi/ros/.rosinstall
(Over-)Writing setup.sh, setup.bash, and setup.zsh in /home/pi/ros
ERROR in rosinstall:
No 'ros' stack detected in candidates [].
Please add the location of a ros distribution to this command.

See http://ros.org/wiki/rosinstall.

It seems that the file pointed by the url is empty. I am pretty sure I am just missing something, but can't figure out what.

Hope someone can help me with this.

edit retag flag offensive reopen merge delete

Closed for the following reason duplicate question by tfoote
close date 2012-07-26 16:22:39

Comments

3 Answers

Sort by » oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2012-07-26 06:02:01 -0500

Nicolaje gravatar image

updated 2012-07-26 06:16:37 -0500

PerkinsJames: thank you, but this does not help. The issue is that the address http://packages.ros.org/cgi-bin/gen_rosinstall.py?rosdistro=electric&variant=ros-full&overlay=no points to an empty file. ( as of 07/26/12 )

edit flag offensive delete link more

Comments

1

This is not a forum. Please don't use answers for discussion but use the comment functionality instead.

Lorenz gravatar image Lorenz  ( 2012-07-26 08:00:05 -0500 )edit
0

answered 2012-07-26 05:37:08 -0500

PerkinsJames gravatar image
edit flag offensive delete link more
0

answered 2012-07-26 16:22:21 -0500

this post is marked as community wiki

This post is a wiki. Anyone with karma >75 is welcome to improve it.

edit flag offensive delete link more

Question Tools

1 follower

Stats

Asked: 2012-07-26 04:18:40 -0500

Seen: 1,629 times

Last updated: Jul 26 '12