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Rolling Ridley (rolling)

Rolling Ridley is a rolling development release of ROS 2.


Rolling Ridley is continuously updated and is subject to in-place updates which will at times include breaking changes. It is used for ROS 2 development and by maintainers who want their packages released and ready for the next stable distribution. We recommend that most users of ROS 2 use the latest stable distribution.

For more information see REP-2002

Currently Supported Platforms

Rolling Ridley is currently supported on the following platforms:

Tier 1 platforms:

  • Ubuntu 24.04 (Noble): amd64 and arm64

  • Windows 10 (Visual Studio 2019)

Tier 3 platforms:

  • Debian Buster (10): amd64, arm64 and arm32

  • Mac macOS 10.14 (Mojave)

  • OpenEmbedded Thud (2.6) / webOS OSE: arm32 and x86


Install Rolling Ridley

New features and changes in this release

Rolling Ridley is an ongoing development distribution. Changes between the current stable release and the upcoming one can be found on the page for the upcoming release.