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Python Dates and Times in Python (2014) Where on Earth do Timezones Make Sense? pytz Format

Heidi Ulrich
Heidi Ulrich
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Change datetime to Pacific timezone fails

I've read the question thoroughly and have done all that's asked, I believe. Still it fails to accept I've localized it correctly. What have I missed?

import datetime
import pytz

fmt = '%m-%d %H:%M %Z%z'
starter = datetime.datetime(2015, 10, 21, 4, 29)
pacific = pytz.timezone('US/Pacific')
local = starter.replace(tzinfo=pacific)

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