SIGIA-L Mail Archives: RE: SIGIA-L: job opening with Motorola
RE: SIGIA-L: job opening with Motorola
From: Louis Rosenfeld (lou_at_louisrosenfeld.com)
Date: Sat Dec 08 2001 - 11:45:04 EST
Gregory Richards wrote:
> Oz wrote:
> > > Was this message blank? Is it just me?
> > No, the poster didn't bother reformatting it for ASCII. If you're not
> > a compatible Windows email client, you'll get a blank screen plus some
> > 'winmail.dat' junk lurking where your attachments normally do.
> That silly "poster", he didn't bother reformatting. Thanks for letting the
> list know the answer in a way that did not spare us your cleverness.
I'm the silly "poster" formerly known as Lou Rosenfeld. Why would I perform
such a dastardly and evil deed? A brief explanation...
If we had a reasonable SIGIA-L archive, you'd be able to confirm that I
forwarded the Motorola posting (in *ASCII* format) on December 5, with the
assumption that some SIGIA-Lers might be interested in learning of an open
Oddly, a message with the same subject line and a goofy attachment was
posted from my account early in the morning (while I slept) of December 7, a
day that will live on in SIGIA-L infamy. My wife was also sleeping, we
don't have kids, and although we've adopted a cat recently, she's been
two-timing us, apparently spending large amounts of time with some other
So my only suspects are either a nasty gremlin inhabiting the nether world
between MS Outlook and Majordomo, or an evildoer, intent on sullying what's
left of my personal reputation, by spoofing my account. Or maybe I've taken
up sleep-typing? Any other suspects I'm leaving out?
Anyway, I'll forward the posting once more, with the utmost hope that this
will help redeem some people's low opinion of me. And geez, wouldn't it be
nice if we had a decent SIGIA-L archive to refer to in such situations?
Well, we might, soon!
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Perisic Mary-CMP091 [mailto:M.Perisic_at_motorola.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, December 05, 2001 5:01 PM
> To: 'lou_at_louisrosenfeld.com'
> Subject: Looking for an XML architect
> It was good talking to you. I certainly appreciate your
> assistance with this. Here is what we are looking for:
> Three to four month engagement with conversion potential (to
> full-time position). They would play a key IA role in developing
> the content and data structures needed to support implementation
> of an enterprise-wide (yes, not just web) content management system.
> This person's primary responsibilities would include:
> * Object-oriented DTD development
> * Taxonomies
> * Classification systems
> * Metadata schemas
> * Entity-based data modeling
> Let me know if you have any questions.
> Thanks in advance for your assistance.
> Mary Perisic
> Marketing Initiatives Manager
> Enterprise Applications
> Motorola DIRECT
> Voice: (847) 523-0481
> Fax: (847) 523-0560
> Pager: 1-888-636-3049
> Email: M.Perisic_at_motorola.com
> Address: 600 North U.S. Highway 45
> Libertyville, IL 60048
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