Skip to content

HTTPS clone URL

Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with HTTPS or Subversion.

Download ZIP
Browse files

Updated time zone FAQ with timezone.localize.

  • Loading branch information...
commit ecdd0914b18bc0f8ae0c03385a6c11ada4b3de6c 1 parent 57102ce
Aymeric Augustin aaugustin authored
Showing with 5 additions and 6 deletions.
  1. +5 −6 docs/topics/i18n/timezones.txt
11 docs/topics/i18n/timezones.txt
View
@@ -664,7 +664,7 @@ Usage
documentation of pytz contains `more examples`_. You should review it
before attempting to manipulate aware datetimes.
-2. **How can I obtain the current time in the local time zone?**
+2. **How can I obtain the local time in the current time zone?**
Well, the first question is, do you really need to?
@@ -678,15 +678,14 @@ Usage
the datetime in UTC returned by :func:`django.utils.timezone.now` will be
sufficient.
- For the sake of completeness, though, if you really wanted the current time
- in the local time zone, here's how you would obtain it::
+ For the sake of completeness, though, if you really want the local time
+ in the current time zone, here's how you can obtain it::
- >>> import datetime
>>> from django.utils import timezone
- >>> datetime.datetime.now(tz=timezone.get_default_timezone())
+ >>> timezone.localtime(timezone.now())
datetime.datetime(2012, 3, 3, 20, 10, 53, 873365, tzinfo=<DstTzInfo 'Europe/Paris' CET+1:00:00 STD>)
- In this example, pytz_ is installed and :setting:`TIME_ZONE` is
+ In this example, pytz_ is installed and the current time zone is
``"Europe/Paris"``.
3. **How can I see all available time zones?**
Please sign in to comment.
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.