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Does anyone remember the name of that short story where an idealist starts out as a bookseller to spread great ideas, then he starts selling paper and pens to survive and eventually he moves the books into storage in the back?
I was trying to find it, but Chekhov was ridiculously productive and wrote like a million billion short stories...

@cellfourteen @mjjzf Sounds like an allegory on the plight of the free software business.
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