Using "Content-Disposition" in HTTP download

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Mon Sep 4 19:01:55 CEST 2006


What is the correct way to download a file through HTTP and save it to
the file name suggested by "Content-Disposition"?

I would use urlretrieve but I'm not sure how to obtain the file name
through the HTTP headers without downloading the body (e.g.
urlopen(url).info()).




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