Actually, they were subscribed to MIDRANGE-L and were farming addresses.

I discovered this fact a few days ago and have banned them from all lists
hosted here.

My suggestion: Report the SPAM to their ISP (abuse@brainlink.com, I think).

david

> 
> They are either getting them from this list or the JD Edwards list.  I have
> received numerous unsolicited mailings from Josh at Halcyon.  I called him
> twice requesting him to remove my name from the lists.  I have also called
> their e-mail administrator (Juan) after those request were ignored.
> 
> The messages continued to come and I had a rather nasty conversation with
> Josh (he became rather belligerent on the phone with me).
> 
> I had to add their domain to our "blocking list" on our mail server.  Of
> course, whenever someone from their domain sends mail into ours, not only
> does their mail get returned, but a "nasty-gram" is also sent back to the
> originator!
> 
> Scott S. Robertson
> Information Systems Manager
> Data Processing Sciences Corp.
>  <mailto:Srobertson@dpsciences.com> Srobertson@dpsciences.com
>  <http://www.dpsciences.com> http://www.dpsciences.com
> 
> 
> 
>               -----Original Message-----
>               From:   Joel Fritz [mailto:JFritz@sharperimage.com]
>               Sent:   Friday, July 09, 1999 2:22 PM
>               To:     'MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com'
>               Subject:        FW: Available candidates
> 
>               I get this stuff periodically.  I'm hoping they're not
> getting addresses
>               from the midrange or RPG lists.  
> 
>               > -----Original Message-----
>               > From: Bruce Henley [mailto:leyla@halcyontech.com] 
>               > Sent: Friday, July 09, 1999 11:22 AM
>               > To: leyla@halcyontech.com
>               > Subject: Available candidates
>               > 
>               > 
>               > Halcyon Technology, Inc.
>               > 271 Madison Avenue - Third Floor - New York, NY 10016 -
> Tel. (212)
>               > 481-4830 - Fax. (212) 481-4972 - www.halcyontech.com
>               > 
>               > MEMORANDUM FOR REVIEW
>               > 
>               > RE: Available Candidate               July 9, 1999
>               > 
>               > 
>               > Candidate 070133 - 3+ years AS-400, 1.5 years JD Edwards
> World
>               > JD Edwards v. 7.3, Dream Writer, World Writer; RPG/400, 
>               > OS/400, CL/400,
>               > CLP/400, SQL/400, Cobol/400; Unix, C; JDE Modules:
> Accounts Payable,
>               > Accounts Receivable, Fixed Assets, Sales Order Processing,
> 
>               > Purchase Order
>               > Handled Dreamwriter and Worldwriter coding
> responsibilities. 
>               > Data transfer
>               > experience. Extensive experience implementing and
> modifying 
>               > JD Edwards.
>               > Full cycle JDE implementation experience with Philips
> Electronics.
>               > 
>               > Candidate 071766 - 6+ years IT, 2 years JD Edwards One
> World
>               > JD Edwards v. 7.3B, One World; Enterprise Report Writer,
> World Writer,
>               > Oracle 7.3, Oracle Tools- Forms 4.5, 3.0, Reports 2.5, SQL
> 
>               > Pro *COBOL; Unix,
>               > C; JDE HR, Inventory Control, and Purchasing Modules.
>               > Handled Enterprise Report Writer and World Writer coding 
>               > responsibilities.
>               > Inventory Management, Address book, Human Resources 
>               > Forecasting, Financial
>               > Accounting experience. Extensive experience implementing
> and 
>               > modifying JD
>               > Edwards on multiple platforms.  Full cycle JDE
> implementation 
>               > experience
>               > with Price Waterhouse Coopers.
>               > 
>               > Candidate 072475 - 4+ years AS/400, 1 year Synon 2/E (COOL
> 2/E)
>               > SYNON/2E (COOL 2/E); RPG/400, CL/400, COBOL /400, SQL, 
>               > PL/SQL; Developer
>               > 2000 (Forms 4.5, Reports 2.5); DB2/400, ORACLE 7.1; DBASE;
> OS 
>               > /400, Windows
>               > NT/95, DOS 6.22 and UNIX; AS/400, IBM PC and compatibles
>               > Development of diagrams and reports; handled extensive
> coding
>               > responsibilities using Synon 2/E, RPG-400
>               > 
>               > 
>               > Please contact me if you are interested in the above
> candidates.
>               > 
>               > Bruce Henley
>               > 212-481-4830 ext. 306
>               > leyla@halcyontech.com
>               > 
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