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rosinstall File Format
sudo apt-get install python-rosinstall
On non-ubuntu platforms (or if the above is failing)
sudo pip install -U rosinstall
For instructions on using rosinstall to install ROS, we recommend using the ROS Installation Guide
rosinstall is based on the vcstools library, which does all of the SCM related work.
To report a bug or request an enhancement visit the issue tracker on GitHub.
Please see the ROS Installation page for up-to-date instructions on using rosinstall with current configurations.