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Installation of roch_simulator stack.Description: This tutorial provides a guide to install stack package of roch_simulator.
Tutorial Level: BEGINNER
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To install stack package with roch_simulator, there is two ways help you. One is install roch_simulator from ros debain repository with apt-get. Another is install roch_simulator from source code from Github.
Installation from debain
This step is very easy that open terminal and typing following command:
sudo apt-get install ros-indigo-roch-simulator
Installation from source code
To do this step before, you should have your own catkin workspace. Enter your source(src) folder of catkin workspace and enter following command:
git clone https://github.com/SawYer-Robotics/roch_simulator.git
After adding your packages, make sure any necessary dependencies are installed:
$ cd ~/catkin_ws/ $ rosdep install --from-paths src --ignore-src --rosdistro indigo -y
After download code from Github, you should compile using catkin_make in your catkin workspace.