[Fwd: [Website Feedback] Sr. Linux Developer (Kernel and Driver)]

Steve smorrey at gmail.com
Fri Dec 14 12:25:56 MST 2007

Open Office exports nicely to word.
go to file click save as, and change the file type.
Hope that helps!


On Dec 14, 2007 12:23 PM, Ryan Simpkins <plug at ryansimpkins.com> wrote:
> On Thu, December 13, 2007 19:04, Joseph Hall wrote:
> > I hate to be the guy to light the first flame(s), but I'm just curious
> > about a couple of things:
> >
> > 1) How many Sr. Linux Developers do you suppose he comes across that
> > have Word, or any other Microsoft product installed on their machines?
> > 2) Assuming I had the skills to apply (which I don't), do you suppose
> > he would accept a PDF file, exported from OpenOffice.org, that was
> > formatted to look like a Word document? He doesn't seem to be asking
> > for an actual Word doc... just something that is "word formatted".
> > 3) Come to think of it, he doesn't actually specify MS Word at all,
> > nor does he even capitalize "word". Perhaps he's just looking for a
> > resume that includes words?
> >
> > /me ducks back into the shadows.
> I figure as long as we have Robert Merrill feeding us good job listings we can
> survive the occasional less-quality one. I try not to be to picky - if someone
> needs a job they might not be picky either.
> I agree with you though. This job listing has a low-likelihood of getting any
> response from a Kernel hacker.
> I've noticed Robert has really focused on all of our feedback with his
> listings. I highly recommend we all feed him our job seeking business. He has
> shown that he "gets" the FOSS community and our interests, or at the very
> least is interested in listening.
> -Ryan
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