Have assigning req.filename automatically update req.finfo.

         Key: MODPYTHON-128
         URL: http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/MODPYTHON-128
     Project: mod_python
        Type: Improvement
  Components: core  
    Versions: 3.3    
    Reporter: Graham Dumpleton

Although it is possible to assign a new value to "req.filename", it is not 
possible to update "req.finfo" based on the new filename.

Suggest that if "req.filename" is assigned a new value, that apr_stat() be 
automatically called to update "req.finfo". Ie., internally mod_python would do 
something like:

  apr_stat(&r->finfo, r->filename, APR_FINFO_MIN, r->pool);

I believe that mod_perl supports a similar feature, but would need to confirm 

Related to "req.filename", the "req.canonical_filename" should also be writable 
as when changing "req.filename" the latter should also by rights be updated as 

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