[ros-users] No transform from map to odom. Please help.

Brian Gerkey gerkey at willowgarage.com
Tue Sep 28 13:36:10 UTC 2010

On Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 3:22 AM, ian_wk <i2rshuttle at gmail.com> wrote:
> I tried using the debugging tools. But it say that the /map frame does not
> exist.
> Failure at 1285669196.016388955
> Exception thrown:Frame id /map does not exist! When trying to transform
> between /odom and /map.
> The current list of frames is:
> Do I need to provide the laser scan topic before amcl can work?
> Right now, I launch map_server and amcl only.

Yes, you need to provide laser data.  amcl doesn't do anything until
it receives at least one laser scan message.


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