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Author jgarver
Recipients jgarver
Date 2015-08-20.17:05:40
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In's main, we verify that the provided destdir (-d) exists at build time.  But destdir will commonly be used to override the build time path with a runtime path.  That runtime path will usually not exist at build time.

Note that this logic was changed when was migrated to argparse.  I think the old logic accidentally avoided the isdir() check at build time.

With the attached patch, behavior is made consistent with python 2.7, intended or otherwise.
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