How to build ROS1 source on NX

I didn’t get steps from ROS1 web site . It’s binary packages installation instructions.

But for ROS2 you can get steps for building ROS 2 on Linux.

Thanks for your help!

ROS1 build

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Thank you fpsychosis! I got it!
Have a nice weekend!
Best Regards,

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ubuntu 18.0 use ROS melodic, you cannot use Noetic, ROS and Ubuntu distros are paired, you cannot mixt them.

I would also be interested in building noetic from source on the jetson. Python3 would be really helpful… I tried it, but haven’t been too succesful.

I am building ROS1 fro mthe dockerfile below;
the default example has librealsense catkin workspace; other github repositories could be cloned to the src folder;

RUN apt-get update -y
RUN apt install -y wget software-properties-common apt-utils  curl git
RUN /bin/bash  -c 'echo "deb bionic main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/ros-latest.list'
RUN  apt-key adv --keyserver 'hkp://' --recv-key C1CF6E31E6BADE8868B172B4F42ED6FBAB17C654
RUN apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-key F6E65AC044F831AC80A06380C8B3A55A6F3EFCDE ||  apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// --recv-key
RUN apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-key C8B3A55A6F3EFCDE ||  apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// --recv-key C8B3A55A6F3EFCDE
RUN add-apt-repository "deb bionic main" -u
RUN apt-get update -y
ENV TZ America/Los_Angeles
RUN DEBIAN_FRONTEND="noninteractive" apt-get install -y tzdata git curl cmake wget mc mlocate 
RUN DEBIAN_FRONTEND="noninteractive" apt install -y ros-melodic-desktop clang-format ros-melodic-desktop-full python-pip python3-pip  python-rosdep python-rosinstall python-rosinstall-generator python-wstool build-essential 
RUN apt update -y
#RUN rm -rf /var/lib/apt/lists
RUN  apt-get install -y librealsense2-dev librealsense2-utils
RUN apt install -y ros-melodic-ddynamic-reconfigure ros-melodic-rtabmap-ros
RUN dpkg-reconfigure --frontend noninteractive tzdata
RUN rm -rf /var/lib/apt/lists
WORKDIR /home/nvidia/ws
RUN wget && tar -xvf v2.36.0.tar.gz
RUN cd librealsense-2.36.0 && ls && mkdir build && cd build && cmake ../ -DFORCE_RSUSB_BACKEND=true -DBUILD_PYTHON_BINDINGS=true -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=release -DBUILD_EXAMPLES=true -DBUILD_GRAPHICAL_EXAMPLES=true && make -j8 && make install
RUN mkdir src && cd src &&  git clone -b development 
#  && git clone
#COPY realsense-ros/occupancy src/occupancy
RUN rosdep init && rosdep update

RUN /bin/bash -c '. /opt/ros/melodic/setup.bash;  cd /home/nvidia/ws; rosdep install --from-paths src --ignore-src; catkin_make'

then docker image can be build e.g. with

docker build . -t ros1_nx

Then the whole thing [ example below is realsense example ] can be executed with e.g.:

 docker run -it --rm --net=host -e DISPLAY=$DISPLAY --ipc=host --privileged -v /tmp/.X11-unix/:/tmp/.X11-unix/ -v /tmp/argus_socket:/tmp/argus_socket --cap-add SYS_PTRACE ros1_nx:latest /bin/bash -c '. /opt/ros/melodic/setup.bash; source devel/setup.bash; roslaunch realsense2_camera rs_rtabmap.launch`

for graphical outputs xhost + will be required.
reference ROS2 Dockerfile container can be found here Intel realsense d435i on NX devkit

FYI, here is a Dockerfile for building ROS2 Foxy on L4T R32.4 (Ubuntu 18.04):

Thank you for sharing!

building PyTorch torch-1.6.0-cp36-cp36m-linux_aarch64.whl, torchvision v0.7.0 (pillow), torchaudio v0.6.0
Building l4t-pytorch:r32.4.3-pth1.6-py3 container...
Sending build context to Docker daemon  156.2kB
Step 1/22 : ARG BASE_IMAGE
Step 2/22 : FROM ${BASE_IMAGE}
unauthorized: authentication required
probably it needs ngc nvidia cloud  authentication?

However, I aded explicitly FROM instead of FROM ${BASE_IMAGE} to the foxy file and it seems to build with docker build .

Ah, thanks Andrei - normally I use this script, which specifies the BASE_IMAGE argument. However I just updated the repo to explicitly specify in the Dockerfiles themselves for those who may be building them directly.