Message Boards Message Boards

GROUPS:

Get GeoPositions via Free Wolfram Engine for Developers and KnowledgeBase?

Posted 1 month ago
287 Views
|
2 Replies
|
0 Total Likes
|

Hi,

I'm starting to experiment with the Free Wolfram Engine for Developers. Following Stephen's introductory book, I've tried the following command: Interpreter["Location"]["Zurich"] The output is different from what I expected from the book. The book suggests that I should get a 'GeoPosition', while I get an 'Entity[City, ...]' and precisely Entity[City, {Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland}] While as a city the response is correct I was surprised by the difference. I checked in the Wolfram Cloud and there I get a 'GeoPosition' as expected.

Are there limitations to the KnowledgeBase accessible from the Free Wolfram Engine for Developers?

Regards, Fede

2 Replies

I'm not sure if that is a bug or not, what happens if you ask for:

Entity["City", {"Zurich", "Zurich", "Switzerland"}]["Position"]

?

Posted 1 month ago

That give the expected 'GeoPosition' result.

Reply to this discussion
Community posts can be styled and formatted using the Markdown syntax.
Reply Preview
Attachments
Remove
or Discard

Group Abstract Group Abstract