TruncatePath

A custom control node, which modifies a path making it shorter. It removes parts of the path closer than a distance to the goal pose. The resulting last pose of the path orientates the robot to the original goal pose.

Input Ports

input_path:
Type Default
nav_msgs/Path N/A
Description

The original path to be truncated.

distance:
Type Default
double 1.0
Description

The distance to the original goal for truncating the path.

Ouput Ports

output_path:
Type Default
nav_msgs/Path N/A
Description

The resulting truncated path.

Example

<TruncatePath distance="1.0" input_path="{path}" output_path="{truncated_path}"/>