Ok, I've written an issue in the python bug tracker and attached a doc patch for the recipe:
On 11/04/2012 09:28 AM, Paul Moore wrote:
On Sunday, 4 November 2012, Mathias Panzenböck wrote:
Shouldn't there be *one* obvious way to do this? req.headers
Well, I'd say that the stdlib docs imply that req.info http://req.info is the required way so that's the "one obvious way". If you want to add extra methods for convenience, fair enough, but code that doesn't already know it is handling a data URL can't use them so I don't see the point, personally.
But others may have different views...