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Error when compiling PCL for ROS groovy install from source on Ubuntu 12.04.1

asked 2013-01-25 09:18:26 -0500

updated 2013-01-25 09:19:10 -0500

I'm trying to compile groovy from source on my Ubuntu 12.04.1 to help me understand catkin better and also so I can compile on my BeagleBone later. I followed the instructions on

When I run:

$ ./src/catkin/bin/catkin_make_isolated --install

I get:

==> make -j4 -l4 in '/home/sameer/ros_catkin_ws/build_isolated/pcl'
[  0%] Built target pcl_io_ply
[  0%] Built target pcl_octree
[  1%] Built target pcl_pcd_convert_NaN_nan
[  1%] Built target pcl_ply2ply
[  2%] [  3%] Built target pcl_ply2obj
Built target pcl_ply2raw
Linking CXX shared library ../lib/
Scanning dependencies of target pcl_plyheader
[  3%] Building CXX object io/tools/ply/CMakeFiles/pcl_plyheader.dir/plyheader.cpp.o
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lsensor_msgs
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lroscpp_serialization
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lrosconsole
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lrostime
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make[2]: *** [lib/] Error 1
make[1]: *** [common/CMakeFiles/pcl_common.dir/all] Error 2
make[1]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
Linking CXX executable ../../../bin/pcl_plyheader
[  3%] Built target pcl_plyheader
make: *** [all] Error 2

<== Failed to process package 'pcl': 
  Command '/home/sameer/ros_catkin_ws/install_isolated/ make -j4 -l4' returned non-zero exit status 2

Reproduce this error by running:
==> /home/sameer/ros_catkin_ws/install_isolated/ make -j4 -l4

Command failed, exiting.
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answered 2013-01-25 11:05:21 -0500

kalectro gravatar image

There is a fix for that here

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sameer gravatar image sameer  ( 2013-01-25 16:22:59 -0500 )edit

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