[ros-users] ROS on (Cygwin) Windows!

Brian Gerkey gerkey at osrfoundation.org
Wed May 25 19:05:01 UTC 2016


I'm delighted to let you know about the result of some fantastic work
done by Greg Brill and his colleagues to port ROS to Cygwin, making it
usable on Windows:

So far, they have most of Jade and Indigo working on 64-bit Windows
(tested primarily on Windows 10), with source and binaries available:

If you're interested in running ROS on Windows, please give these
binaries a try. Keep in mind that this project is very much a work in
progress and not yet widely used. Please report issues to the tracker:


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