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"rosrun rgbdslam rgbdslam" symbol lookup error, fuerte

asked 2012-09-12 23:05:36 -0500

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updated 2014-01-28 17:13:38 -0500

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after compiling rgbdslam successfully, I tried to start rgbdslam. All I got was a "symbol lookup error":

/home/robot/ros/rgbdslam/bin/rgbdslam: symbol lookup error: /home/robot/ros/rgbdslam/lib/ undefined symbol: gsl_multimin_fdfminimizer_vector_bfgs2

After searching the web for a while I found a related topic here.

So I changed the LD_LIBRARY_PATH to /opt/ros/fuerte/lib:/usr/lib and exported it but I didn't fix the error.

GSL Version:libgsl0ldbl 1.15+dfsg-1build1 ROS Fuerte Ubuntu 12.04

Can somebody help me?

Cheers! Georg

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are these packages installed "gsl-bin libgsl0-dev"?

yigit gravatar image yigit  ( 2012-09-13 01:38:45 -0500 )edit

yes, they are installed.

marvin gravatar image marvin  ( 2012-09-13 02:30:55 -0500 )edit

weird, that is a runtime error or a linker error?

Felix Endres gravatar image Felix Endres  ( 2012-09-24 11:19:51 -0500 )edit

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answered 2013-01-02 09:07:19 -0500

Could be that you need to deinstall ros-fuerte-libg2o (and rebuild rgbdslam)

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answered 2013-01-01 05:56:27 -0500

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I tried running

roslaunch openni_launch openni.launch ..... this runs with out issues

but then

george@ulisa:~$ rosrun rgbdslam rgbdslam /home/george/fuerte_workspace/rgbdslam_freiburg/rgbdslam/bin/rgbdslam: Symbol `_ZTVN3g2o19UniformCostFunctionE' has different size in shared object, consider re-linking /home/george/fuerte_workspace/rgbdslam_freiburg/rgbdslam/bin/rgbdslam: symbol lookup error: /home/george/fuerte_workspace/rgbdslam_freiburg/rgbdslam/bin/rgbdslam: undefined symbol: _ZN3g2o11globalStatsE

I am new to ROS .. what causing this ?? By the way I had run this few months back and it had worked .. I cant understand whats happening now.

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Please post a new question in a new thread. It will be helpful for others who have the same error to find the information they need.

yigit gravatar image yigit  ( 2013-01-01 09:22:17 -0500 )edit

I think I have the same error.... symbol lookup error ..... do know how to get correct it ? @yygyt

codeit gravatar image codeit  ( 2013-01-02 01:39:12 -0500 )edit

yes g2o was the culprit

codeit gravatar image codeit  ( 2013-01-10 05:14:52 -0500 )edit

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