A gentle introduction to ROS

Jason M. O'Kane
Independently published
ISBN 978-1492143239
October 2013
Available at http://jokane.net/agitr

Abstract ROS (Robot Operating System) is rapidly becoming a de facto standard for writing interoperable and reusable robot software. This book supplements ROS's own documentation, explaining how to interact with existing ROS systems and how to create new ROS programs using C++, with special attention to common mistakes and misunderstandings. The intended audience includes new or potential ROS users.

  author = {Jason M. O'Kane},
  isbn = {978-1492143239},
  month = {October},
  note = {Available at \url{http://jokane.net/agitr}},
  publisher = {Independently published},
  title = {A gentle introduction to {ROS}},
  year = {2013}

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