Stats alt.os.linux (last 7 days)



Stats alt.os.linux (last 7 days)


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 10 18.7 J.O. Aho user@xxxxxxxxxxx
2 8 16.1 Unruh unruh-spam@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
3 8 11.5 John Hasler john@xxxxxxxxxx
4 6 8.6 ray ray@xxxxxxxxxx
5 6 8.5 Dan C youmustbejoking@xxxxxxxxx
6 6 8.1 Meat Plow meat@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
7 5 15.0 Dick Sutton rsutton43@xxxxxxxxxxx
8 4 9.2 Canned user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
9 4 7.5 Ivan Marsh annoyed@xxxxxxx
10 4 6.2 Mark South mark.south@xxxxxxxxxxxx
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61 109.3 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
76 posters
163 articles
317.8 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
13.2% of the posters
37.4% of the articles
34.4% of the bytes

Averages:
2.1 articles / poster
1.9 kbytes / article
4.2 kbytes / poster

2 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 2 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
2.6% of the posters
1.2% of the articles
0.8% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
47 75.1 I've been playing around.
25 40.7 Buying a Seagate hard drive? - note this....
17 34.4 Four user Linux. A proposal
10 25.5 Mapping keyboard 'special' keys in Linux
6 15.7 Compile vs. rpm installation
5 12.9 MP3 players
5 9.1 Linux distro for older PC?
5 6.5 Hello
4 7.9 kernel panic : unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(0,0)
4 4.7 High ASCII

163 articles on 31 subjects
140 were followups (85.9%)
44 were crossposts (27.0%)

317.4 kbytes total
headers: 158.7kb 50.0%
quoted text: 64.2kb 20.2%
original text: 87.3kb 27.5%
signatures: 7.1kb 2.2%

Averages:
5.3 articles / subject
1.9 kbytes / article
10.2 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 17 *
Tuesday 25 **
Wednesday 3
Thursday 14 *
Friday 38 ***
Saturday 30 ***
Sunday 36 ***
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
30 (18.4%) pan 9 11.8%
28 (17.2%) slrn 12 15.8%
19 (11.7%) thunderbird 12 15.8%
16 (9.8%) mozilla 4 5.3%
11 (6.7%) knode 8 10.5%
11 (6.7%) gnus 4 5.3%
9 (5.5%) microsoft 6 7.9%
8 (4.9%) nn 1 1.3%
8 (4.9%) g2 5 6.6%
4 (2.5%) xnews 3 3.9%

19 different newsreader have been used (versions unaccounted).

DISCLAIMER
Please, take the stats with a dash of salt,
quantity might not always imply quality.

Have a lot of fun...

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