R. David Murray added the comment:

Well, once I've launched a program, regardless of whether or not I expected 
some stuff to come from the CWD, I generally don't think about whether or not 
the CWD might go away, and in a complex setup it would most likely be getting 
deleted by some other process.  So I think I would prefer an import that is of 
something that wasn't ever in the CWD to succeed if the CWD goes away.  I'm not 
even sure I'd want a warning.

What happens if a directory on the path disappears?  If that is treated as a 
non-error, then I think a missing CWD on the path should also be treated as a 

status: pending -> open

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