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I would like to add PDT to the list of locations in the Date & Time panel. enter image description here

I have UTC, so I think that in general, abstract locations are working. But when trying to add PDT, I only get this unresponsive stop-icon. enter image description here

SO: is there a way to add PDT to the list?

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This is likely a feature request, for the 'Time & Date' applet. –  david6 May 23 '12 at 7:43
    
Features can be requested with a bug report, or by submitting an idea on Brainstorm. –  Eliah Kagan May 28 '12 at 20:20
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AFAIK, Only UTC is supported as an abstract 'Location'.

If your city uses PDT, typing in the name of your city should give it as a suggestion, and the time will be adjusted properly to include Daylight savings effects.

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You can probably specify a city like Los Angeles, and it will give you the time in PDT.

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thanks, but that is not what I am looking for. I actually want PDT, not a city. The reason was the UDS, where the schedules were given in 'PDT'. So I wanted to look at my clock and see 'PDT'. The schedules did (rightfully) not say: "Oakland time" although PDT is used in Oakland. And I wanted the same for my clock. –  xubuntix May 23 '12 at 5:39
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