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 13 34.3 rosoft support@RosoftEngineering
2 12 20.3 draeath draeath.spamtrap@xxxxxxxx
3 10 25.7 philo philo@xxxxxxxxxxx
4 7 13.6 J.O. Aho user@xxxxxxxxxxx
5 6 9.3 Dave Uhring daveuhring@xxxxxxxxx
6 5 10.3 Mr. R jon.doe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
7 5 9.7 sk8r-365 sk8r-365@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
8 5 8.8 birre spamtrap@xxxxxxxxxxxx
9 4 14.0 Dr. Deb dgfreeman@xxxxxxxxxxx
10 4 3.6 Aaron Gray ang.usenet@xxxxxxxxx
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71 149.6 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
72 posters
166 articles
403.5 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
13.9% of the posters
42.8% of the articles
37.1% of the bytes

Averages:
2.3 articles / poster
2.4 kbytes / article
5.6 kbytes / poster

4 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 4 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
5.6% of the posters
2.4% of the articles
2.2% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
25 47.8 X11 problem
14 30.2 Damn Small Linux
11 30.5 Trying to install Fedora 7 and 8
9 26.0 Trying to install Python onto a DamnSmallLinux OS
7 21.1 Is it fdisk that's dangerous?
7 15.5 Cinelerra question: How to pan & zoom in a photograph?
7 9.8 Gnome Desktop
7 9.1 sed help
5 11.8 Booting up - keeps telling me to run fsck ...
5 10.3 Question on rsync with --exlude/--include

166 articles on 42 subjects
142 were followups (85.5%)
9 were crossposts (5.4%)

403.2 kbytes total
headers: 174.7kb 43.3%
quoted text: 118.4kb 29.4%
original text: 106.2kb 26.3%
signatures: 3.9kb 1.0%

Averages:
4.0 articles / subject
2.4 kbytes / article
9.6 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 55 *****
Tuesday 33 ***
Wednesday 13 *
Thursday 14 *
Friday 11 *
Saturday 20 **
Sunday 20 **
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
39 (23.5%) microsoft 8 11.1%
38 (22.9%) pan 13 18.1%
19 (11.4%) thunderbird 11 15.3%
15 (9.0%) g2 12 16.7%
14 (8.4%) slrn 6 8.3%
13 (7.8%) knode 8 11.1%
8 (4.8%) mozilla 2 2.8%
6 (3.6%) gnus 4 5.6%
3 (1.8%) forte 2 2.8%
2 (1.2%) xnews 1 1.4%

15 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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