[ros-users] Sick LMS200 display wrong in rviz

Brian Gerkey gerkey at willowgarage.com
Wed Sep 22 16:35:05 UTC 2010

On Wed, Sep 22, 2010 at 9:18 AM, John Browning <john_jsb at hotmail.com> wrote:
> I'll experiment some more tonight. It was set at .25 deg increments 100deg
> scan angle at 500,000bps. the tutorial has a setting of .5 and 180 deg and
> 38,400bps i'll try that see if it clears up.

The baud rate shouldn't make a difference.  But the angular resolution
might.  That device naturally samples in 1-degree increments.  To get
higher resolution, it takes multiple scans, offset from each other,
and interlaces them.  Perhaps the driver is doing something wrong with
interlaced scans.


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