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octomap decreasing probabilities when obstacle is not there anymore

Hi,

I've started using octomap. Basically I've been working with octomap_server and it's octomap_mapping.launch file. I'm basically transforming my laser scan data into pointcloud2 and then publishing it on topic which is used by octoma_server.

What I've found is that when there is some obstacle, it really determines it as obstacle. But when that same obstacle disappears, those occupied probabilities don't change and free space is considered as occupied forever.

I want to update all voxels probabilities before the end of laser beam so that after few cycles free space is considered as free space again. Because right now I think that with pointcloud voxels are just updated right in the place where given pointcloud is, but not in space between my robot and point.

Do I have to implement it on my own and where should I start? Or is there some other way of doing this? Or is my expectation about how this works wrong?

Thank you for advice.