Author ncoghlan
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Date 2017-03-08.07:56:22
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So a potentially more robust fix here would be to always call `PySys_SetArgVEx(argc, argv, 0)` rather than the plain `PySys_SetArgV` when we know we're going to be relying on RunMainFromImporter.

That way RunMainFromImporter could just *always* insert at the front, and not have to try to guess whether or not a different sys.path[0] entry had already been populated.

This would involve splitting RunMainFromImporter into two pieces (one to check whether the given filename is a valid sys.path entry, the second to actually modify sys.path and run __main__), but that's entirely feasible.
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