A free Bing key is available from the Bing Maps Portal allowing some number of free transactions. After obtaining the key you can run the configure command which will prompt for the key. The key will be saved to file to reduce the need for repeated authentication requests.
The first time you will be asked to enter the key:
$ ml configure bing Private information is required to access this service. See the README for more details. Please paste your Bing Maps key: ************************* That information has been saved into the file: /home/kayon/.mlhub/bing/private.json
If the file containing the key already exists, you will be given a chance to display or edit the file, or else to use/load the key from that file:
$ ml configure bing The following file has been found and is assumed to contain the private information. /home/kayon/.mlhub/bing/private.json Use this private information ('d' to display, 'n' to update) [Y/d/n]?
The default response is
Y (i.e., yes, and either
noting that in MLHub the default answer is the one capitalised, and
will be used if you just press
Enter). If you’d like to have a look
at the key first then enter
d (i.e., display) then
enter new information enter
n (i.e., respond no to using the
current private information and so be prompted for a new key).
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