Ask Your Question

Unable to check Turtlebot Cable

asked 2013-03-08 23:20:20 -0500

howyda gravatar image

updated 2014-01-28 17:15:35 -0500

ngrennan gravatar image

hello, when I try to run

roslaunch turtlebot_bringup minimal.launch

this is error appear : Failed to open port /dev/ttyUSB0. Please make sure the Create cable is plugged into the computer.

we try to solve this problem ,we search alot in the Community So, we add this ATTRS{idProduct}=="2303",ATTRS{idVendor}=="067b",MODE="666",GROUP="turtlebot"

in this file :/etc/udev/rules.d/52-turtlebot.rules

this file created filesystem/dev/ttyUSB0 after :

roslaunch turtlebot_bringup minimal.launch

But after :

roslaunch turtlebot_navigation gmapping_demo.launc this file created :filesystem/dev/ttyUSB1 and USB0 disappear and this error appear again unable to check cable.

,I'm using fuerte on ubuntu 11.10.

Any help??

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 Answer

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted

answered 2013-10-30 15:08:51 -0500

sudhanshu_mittal gravatar image

There is a set of instructions you need to follow:

1.Check that initially no USB is connected to the system

2.First USB connected to your system should be Turtlebot cable, which will occupy the ttyUSB0 position

3.'After reading your above problem', you need to provide root rights to your USB0 port, using the command "sudo chmod 0777 /dev/ttyUSB0"

4.Now run roscore and check if the problem still exists.

edit flag offensive delete link more

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

Question Tools


Asked: 2013-03-08 23:20:20 -0500

Seen: 163 times

Last updated: Oct 30 '13