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Python Dates and Times in Python Where on Earth do Timezones Make Sense? Datetime Awareness

FHATUWANI Dondry MUVHANGO
FHATUWANI Dondry MUVHANGO
17,796 Points

problems with aware.py

am i missing something? please help

aware.py
import datetime

naive = datetime.datetime(2015, 10, 21, 4, 29)
pacific = datetime.timezone(datetime.timedelta(hours = -8))
hill_valley = datetime.datetime(2015, 10, 21, 4, 29, tzinfo = pacific)

italy = datetime.timezone(datetime.timedelta(hours = + 1))
paris = italy.astimezone(hill_valley)

2 Answers

David Axelrod
David Axelrod
36,073 Points

got AttributeError: 'datetime.timezone' object has no attribute 'astimezone'

seems like you're trying to change the timezone of a datetime object. Try the link below http://stackoverflow.com/questions/16603645/how-to-convert-datetime-time-from-utc-to-different-timezone

FHATUWANI Dondry MUVHANGO
FHATUWANI Dondry MUVHANGO
17,796 Points

That forum confuses me even worse. It gives me a lot of info but I can't put it to use on this task