Subject: Re: MS hiring open-source folks ?
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <stephen@xemacs.org>
Date: 31 Dec 2001 17:04:46 +0900

>>>>> "kms" == Karsten M Self <kmself@ix.netcom.com> writes:

    kms> There were attempts [by Microsoft] in Australia 1Q2001 to
    kms> recruit individuals through GNU/Linux user groups and
    kms> associated channels.

Actually, throughout Asia.  Confirmed reports in Japanese, Vietnamese
(1), and Korean LUGs.

I responded with a resume and my objectives, and got a polite reply
from the HR flunkie, but nothing further.  (Not surprising, since I
was honest about both the qualifications and the objectives.  ;-)


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