Stats comp.os.linux.misc (last 7 days)



Stats comp.os.linux.misc (last 7 days)


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 8 18.4 Dan Espen daneNO@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
2 8 15.3 Dances With Crows danceswithcrows@xxxxxxx
3 8 13.7 Harold Stevens wookie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
4 7 14.6 Grant Edwards grante@xxxxxxxx
5 6 15.0 The Natural Philosopher a@xxx
6 5 15.5 European European.r7@xxxxxxxxx
7 5 8.9 Bill Marcum marcumbill@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
8 5 8.3 Mark Hobley markhobley@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
9 5 7.0 Roger Blake rogblake10@xxxxxxxxxxx
10 4 8.8 Baho Utot baho-utot@xxxxxxxxxxxx
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61 125.4 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
115 posters
204 articles
466.4 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
8.7% of the posters
29.9% of the articles
26.9% of the bytes

Averages:
1.8 articles / poster
2.3 kbytes / article
4.1 kbytes / poster

5 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 5 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
4.3% of the posters
2.5% of the articles
1.4% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
16 27.1 (OT) Nokia Buys Trolltech
14 32.3 UGH, TOO MUCH SPAM
14 27.1 Perl on Linux and AIX
12 17.2 SCO ANSI terminal emulator for Linux?
7 17.5 Discover rogue wireless APs?
7 15.6 Error in make file
7 15.5 Cinelerra question: How to pan & zoom in a photograph?
7 12.5 how to write this simple script command?
6 13.9 New telnetd installation produces error: login: Permission Deni
6 10.6 Application to watch web pages for changes?

204 articles on 73 subjects
143 were followups (70.1%)
24 were crossposts (11.8%)

466.0 kbytes total
headers: 214.1kb 46.0%
quoted text: 75.7kb 16.2%
original text: 163.2kb 35.0%
signatures: 12.9kb 2.8%

Averages:
2.8 articles / subject
2.3 kbytes / article
6.4 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 50 *****
Tuesday 30 ***
Wednesday 25 **
Thursday 27 **
Friday 17 *
Saturday 26 **
Sunday 28 **
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
56 (27.5%) slrn 23 20.0%
54 (26.5%) g2 38 33.0%
23 (11.3%) thunderbird 12 10.4%
16 (7.8%) gnus 4 3.5%
15 (7.4%) pan 13 11.3%
12 (5.9%) tin 7 6.1%
8 (3.9%) knode 5 4.3%
3 (1.5%) tknews 1 0.9%
3 (1.5%) direct 1 0.9%
2 (1.0%) post-direct 1 0.9%

16 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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