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[rospack] couldn't find package [rviz]

asked 2011-05-09 01:10:28 -0600

manos gravatar image

After following the install instructions here rviz has disappeared! It worked before.

:~$ rosrun rviz rviz

[rospack] couldn't find package [rviz]

:~$ roscd rviz

roscd: No such package 'rviz'

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answered 2011-05-09 01:28:26 -0600

dornhege gravatar image

updated 2011-05-09 01:29:29 -0600

My guess is that your ROS_PACKAGE_PATH is missing the stacks directory. It should read something like: "other stuff":/opt/ros/diamondback/stacks

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answered 2011-05-09 02:45:23 -0600

kwc gravatar image

Please provide more details about what instructions you followed, e.g. apt-get vs. source install. Please also provide information on your environment variables, like ROS_PACKAGE_PATH.

See for examples of information that are useful.

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