[ros-users] Tortoise reference in ROS
goncabrita at gmail.com
Tue Feb 22 17:52:47 UTC 2011
Probably as a tribute to William Grey Walter's Elmer and Elsie? They were
the first mobile robots ever created and they did look like turtles :) In
fact they referred to them as turtles:
Just a guess!
On Tue, Feb 22, 2011 at 5:27 PM, Arkapravo Bhaumik <
arkapravobhaumik at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone
> I am not sure if it an appropriate question, may be on the lighter side.
> Why is there a tortoise reference in ROS (Box Turtle, C Turtle and Diamond
> Back) ? Is there a tale to it ? :-)
> Arkapravo Bhaumik
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