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bpo-20849: allow existing directory in shutil.copytree #2977
This is a legacy thing that wasn't updated with https://docs.python.org/3/library/os.html#os.makedirs
Let us not bikeshed this time!
@ofek Thanks for the PR and sorry that it has languished. But the PR cannot be accepted as is for two reasons: one, it ignores the discussion on the bug tracker about why changing the semantics of