Notes:

- This posting occurs weekly on Sunday.

- The subject line will always be formatted as follows:
"COLA Statistics, 01 Jan 1970"
substituting the date the statistics are posted.
Add it to your kill filter if you are uninterested.



Summary of articles over a 7 day period.
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Analysis of posts to comp.os.linux.advocacy
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(stats compiled with a script by Garry Knight)


Total posts considered: 2,311 over 7 days
Earliest article: Sun Oct 28 04:00:07 2007
Latest article: Sun Nov 4 02:30:07 2007
Original articles: 397, replies: 1,914
Total size of posts: 8,405,066 bytes (8,208K) (8.02M)
Average 330 articles per day, 1.15 MB per day, 3,636 bytes per article
Total headers: 3,079 KB bodies: 5,128 KB
Body text - quoted: 1,717 KB, original: 2,080 KB = 54.78%, sigs: 1,316 KB
Total number of posters: 169, average 49,734 bytes per poster
Total number of threads: 543, average 15,478 bytes per thread
Total number of User-Agents: 41

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Top 20 posters by number of articles
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1: Roy Schestowitz ................... : 435
2: Mark Kent .............................. : 101
3: Linonut ................................ : 100
4: "[H]omer" ....................................... : 94
5: The Ghost In The Machine ....... : 93
6: Doug Mentohl ...................... : 72
7: Peter =?UTF-8?B?S8O2aGxtYW5u?= ... : 68
8: Erik Funkenbusch ................. : 68
9: Rex Ballard ............................ : 65
10: Jim Richardson ............................ : 64
11: "Keith Windsor" ............................ : 55
12: Rick ......................................... : 54
13: Snit .............................. : 48
14: Tim Smith .................... : 46
15: cc ..................................... : 43
16: Maverick ....................................... : 40
17: "DFS" ........................................ : 38
18: chrisv ................................. : 35
19: High Plains Thumper ........ : 31
20: "amicus_curious" ................................ : 31

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Top 20 posters by article size in Kbytes
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1: Roy Schestowitz ................... : 1865
2: Mark Kent .............................. : 1194
3: Rex Ballard ............................ : 350
4: The Ghost In The Machine ....... : 337
5: "[H]omer" ....................................... : 245
6: Jim Richardson ............................ : 238
7: Snit .............................. : 237
8: Maverick ....................................... : 214
9: Linonut ................................ : 196
10: Rick ......................................... : 189
11: Peter =?UTF-8?B?S8O2aGxtYW5u?= ... : 187
12: "Keith Windsor" ............................ : 166
13: Erik Funkenbusch ................. : 161
14: High Plains Thumper ........ : 134
15: cc ..................................... : 120
16: Doug Mentohl ...................... : 113
17: George Graves .......................... : 98
18: "amicus_curious" ................................ : 86
19: "DFS" ........................................ : 85
20: flatfish+++ ........................... : 83

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Top 20 responders by original text (> 5 posts)
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1: Roy Schestowitz ................... : 84.80%
2: Rex Ballard ............................ : 81.31%
3: Alexander Terekhov ........................... : 80.04%
4: "[H]omer" ....................................... : 76.58%
5: Doug Mentohl ...................... : 75.81%
6: Kelsey Bjarnason ........................ : 68.20%
7: Timo Pirinen ................................. : 66.31%
8: ed ............................................ : 62.85%
9: arkady.duntov@gmail.com........................................ : 61.95%
10: High Plains Thumper ........ : 59.93%
11: Tim Smith .................... : 57.46%
12: BearItAll ................................... : 55.57%
13: "DFS" ........................................ : 53.57%
14: Mark Kent .............................. : 53.19%
15: "Phlip" ................................... : 53.15%
16: DFS ................................ : 51.66%
17: spike1@freenet.co.uk........................................... : 49.66%
18: bobbie .................................... : 49.35%
19: peterwn .............................. : 46.10%
20: Thufir ................................ : 45.45%

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Bottom 20 responders by original text (> 5 posts)
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1: Rick ......................................... : 16.35%
2: Maverick ....................................... : 17.90%
3: William Poaster ................................ : 18.27%
4: George Graves .......................... : 18.36%
5: SomeBloke .................................... : 21.15%
6: almond@brothers.orgy (Almond).................................. : 21.52%
7: Snit .............................. : 24.26%
8: notinuse2@btinternet.com (Peter Hayes)......................... : 24.32%
9: bob ............................................. : 25.13%
10: cc ..................................... : 25.59%
11: Hadron ............................ : 25.71%
12: Mike .............................. : 27.77%
13: Jim Richardson ............................ : 27.95%
14: "Sophie McDowell" .......................... : 28.48%
15: Gregory Shearman .................... : 29.29%
16: Ramon F Herrera ............................ : 29.84%
17: Jerry McBride ............................ : 30.39%
18: "Enzyte Bob" ................................ : 30.85%
19: Kier .................................... : 31.20%
20: Peter =?UTF-8?B?S8O2aGxtYW5u?= ... : 32.78%

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Top 20 threads by no. of articles
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1: Gays and Linux?............................................ .... : 118
2: How can I study Computer Science - but avoid Microsoft ?....... : 59
3: Ballmer sabotages OLPC in Nigeria ............................. : 50
4: Computer failure leads to chaos at Gatwick..................... : 50
5: That famous Linux/OSS kualitee!................................ : 45
6: OS X Leopard: A beautiful upgrade.............................. : 40
7: Why did linux change to DST too early in the USA?.............. : 37
8: Linux "community"--with "friends" like that, who need enemies?. : 35
9: Linux: let me count the ways................................... : 32
10: [News] ODF adoption booming.................................... : 31
11: The Woz disses Linux........................................... : 30
12: Why picking a document format closely tied to one vendor is bad : 30
13: Bill Gates: Formerly a Threat to Business, Now to Humanity..... : 28
14: [News] Linux losing server market share? Bollocks, says eWeek.. : 28
15: [News] Linux CLI Enhanced Even Further......................... : 26
16: Leopard Installation appears stuck on a plain blue screen...... : 23
17: [News] [Rival] Roy Schestowitz the liar........................ : 23
18: Why Linux is stuck at 1% marketshare........................... : 23
19: Nigeria wins and cola whines. Munich loses and cola celebrates. : 22
20: What development model (or paradigm) does Apple use?........... : 22

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Top 20 threads by size in KB
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1: Gays and Linux?............................................ .... : 596
2: OS X Leopard: A beautiful upgrade.............................. : 237
3: LONG [News Digest] Linux News Digest for the 24hrs preceding 01 : 194
4: How can I study Computer Science - but avoid Microsoft ?....... : 174
5: LONG [News Digest] Linux News Digest for the 24hrs preceding 31 : 158
6: LONG [News Digest] Linux News Digest for the 24hrs preceding 03 : 155
7: LONG [News Digest] Linux News Digest for the 24hrs preceding 02 : 131
8: Computer failure leads to chaos at Gatwick..................... : 125
9: That famous Linux/OSS kualitee!................................ : 120
10: Ballmer sabotages OLPC in Nigeria ............................. : 110
11: LONG [News Digest] Linux News Digest for the 24hrs preceding 28 : 107
12: Why did linux change to DST too early in the USA?.............. : 101
13: [News] ODF adoption booming.................................... : 99
14: Why picking a document format closely tied to one vendor is bad : 94
15: Linux: let me count the ways................................... : 87
16: LONG [News Digest] Linux News Digest for the 24hrs preceding 29 : 83
17: Bill Gates: Formerly a Threat to Business, Now to Humanity..... : 83
18: LONG [News Digest] Linux News Digest for the 24hrs preceding 30 : 82
19: [News] Linux CLI Enhanced Even Further......................... : 79
20: Linux "community"--with "friends" like that, who need enemies?. : 78

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Top 18 cross-posted groups
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1: comp.sys.mac.advocacy............................. ............. : 212
2: microsoft.public.windows.vista.general............ ............. : 61
3: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general................ ............. : 31
4: 24hoursupport.helpdesk............................ ............. : 27
5: comp.os.linux.misc................................ ............. : 25
6: comp.software-eng.............................................. : 17
7: comp.os.linux..................................... ............. : 17
8: comp.lang.java.advocacy........................... ............. : 17
9: comp.text.pdf..................................... ............. : 16
10: comp.lang.postscript.............................. ............. : 16
11: alt.graphics.photoshop............................ ............. : 16
12: microsoft.public.vc.mfc........................... ............. : 13
13: alt.os.windows-xp.............................................. : 4
14: microsoft.public.vista.general.................... ............. : 4
15: alt.os.linux.ubuntu............................... ............. : 4
16: rec.audio.pro..................................... ............. : 3
17: alt.os.linux...................................... ............. : 3
18: bellsouth.net.support.news-service............................. : 2

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Top 20 User Agents by poster
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1: G2................................................ ............. : 39
2: Outlook Express........................................... ..... : 19
3: KNode............................................. ............. : 18
4: Pan............................................... ............. : 12
5: slrn.............................................. ............. : 12
6: Unknown........................................... ............. : 10
7: MT-NewsWatcher....................................... .......... : 7
8: Forte Agent............................................. ....... : 6
9: Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 (X11....................................... : 5
10: Mozilla........................................... ............. : 5
11: Microsoft Windows Mail 6.0.6000.16480.......................... : 5
12: pan............................................... ............. : 5
13: Gnus.............................................. ............. : 3
14: tin............................................... ............. : 3
15: Xnews............................................. ............. : 2
16: 40tude_Dialog..................................... ............. : 2
17: Thoth............................................. ............. : 2
18: Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 (Windows................................... : 2
19: MacSOUP........................................... ............. : 1
20: Thunderbird 1.5.0.13 (X11...................................... : 1

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Top 20 User Agents by number of posts
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1: KNode............................................. ........ : 664 (29%)
2: slrn.............................................. ........ : 409 (18%)
3: G2................................................ ........ : 232 (10%)
4: Outlook Express........................................... : 181 ( 8%)
5: Mozilla........................................... ........ : 143 ( 6%)
6: Pan............................................... ........ : 121 ( 5%)
7: 40tude_Dialog..................................... ........ : 69 ( 3%)
8: XBoX 64 (NVidea GForce 3 Architecture).................... : 60 ( 3%)
9: Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 (X11.................................. : 50 ( 2%)
10: MT-NewsWatcher....................................... ..... : 50 ( 2%)
11: Microsoft Entourage....................................... : 48 ( 2%)
12: Forte Agent............................................. .. : 41 ( 2%)
13: unknown........................................... ........ : 41 ( 2%)
14: Microsoft Windows Mail 6.0.6000.16480..................... : 35 ( 2%)
15: tin............................................... ........ : 35 ( 2%)
16: pan............................................... ........ : 32 ( 1%)
17: Gnus.............................................. ........ : 30 ( 1%)
18: Hogwasher......................................... ........ : 18 ( 1%)
19: Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 (Windows.............................. : 11 ( 0%)
20: Claws Mail 2.10.0 (GTK+ 2.12.0; i486-pc-linux-gnu)........ : 8 ( 0%)

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Top 10 time zones
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1: UTC............................................... ............. : 1177
2: -0700.............................................. ............ : 433
3: -0400.............................................. ............ : 274
4: -0500.............................................. ............ : 139
5: +0100............................................. ............. : 131
6: -0600.............................................. ............ : 97
7: +0900............................................. ............. : 31
8: +1100............................................. ............. : 15
9: +0200............................................. ............. : 7
10: -1000.............................................. ............ : 3

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Summary of articles over a 30 day period.
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Turquoise SuperStat 2.2 * Message area statistics
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(c) Copyright 1998-2005 Peter Karlsson

This report covers 8707 messages written between 10/05/07 00:01:42 and 11/04/07 12:53:27

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Blacklist of quoters (of people who have written at least three messages)

Place Name Msgs Ratio
1. Jeff 3 93.74%
2. caver1 24 91.63%
3. Frank 16 90.05%
4. right.wanger@gmail.com 3 89.69%
5. Jimserac 3 87.27%
6. kevpan815@nospam.hotmail.com 5 86.09%
7. TheLetterK 20 86.03%
8. Rick 293 85.57%
9. David Kastrup 4 85.36%
10. Scott Omumo 3 84.43%
11. Mayor of R'lyeh 16 84.09%
12. KUTLOZE SCHEEFGEPOEPTE 26 82.60%
13. Spanky deMonkey 3 81.56%
14. Unruh 8 81.32%
15. John 4 81.26%
16. Maverick 50 81.00%
17. Bob 19 80.81%
18. jerryeveretts 5 80.80%
19. Rich R 3 79.68%
20. michelle ronn 6 78.62%
21. OK 6 78.02%
22. George Graves 70 77.67%
23. llanalott@yahoo.com 11 76.96%
24. Abraham Rodrigüéz 4 76.54%
25. Non scrivetemi 10 76.51%
26. Mark Trimble 4 76.07%
27. cc 133 75.73%
28. graeme 3 75.54%
29. Tom Shelton 8 75.13%
30. Hadron 53 74.75%
31. Amanda ****housedoor 4 74.41%
32. Telstar 11 74.08%
33. DanS 3 73.92%
34. Peter Hayes 47 73.82%
35. Charlie Tame 20 73.31%
36. Edwin 4 72.38%
37. Mike 10 72.25%
38. ray 25 71.97%
39. OJ Simpson 12 71.15%
40. Kier 162 71.14%
41. Ian Hilliard 3 70.85%
42. Jesus 14 70.54%
43. Jerry McBride 31 70.06%
44. Gregory Shearman 73 69.74%
45. William Poaster 128 68.73%
46. bmillerjacobson@gmail.com 3 68.68%
47. Hans 5 68.05%
48. ZnU 57 67.61%
49. Stephan Rose 24 67.56%
50. Snit 193 67.54%

A total of 19180571 bytes were written (message bodies only), of which 11161428, or 58.19%, were quotes.

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Toplist of writers

Place Name Msgs Bytes Quoted
1. Roy Schestowitz 1612 4128030 4.0%
2. [H]omer 447 657854 42.7%
3. Linonut 350 257921 55.8%
4. Rick 293 713994 25.4%
5. Mark Kent 268 4284652 2.6%
6. DFS 259 286814 54.9%
7. chrisv 243 109789 61.8%
8. The Ghost In The Machine 9. Peter Köhlmann 218 286870 65.4%
10. Snit 193 561146 67.5%
11. 7 173 197445 61.6%
12. spike1@freenet.co.uk 165 214917 62.7%
13. Kier 162 228934 71.1%
14. Erik Funkenbusch 161 168426 54.7%
15. Doug Mentohl 148 67198 23.5%
16. cc 133 174459 75.7%
17. High Plains Thumper 18. William Poaster 128 176494 68.7%
19. Rex Ballard 121 564793 16.0%
20. Tim Smith 108 97096 41.6%
21. Jim Richardson 104 201761 64.9%
22. amicus_curious 94 128253 57.2%
23. Keith Windsor 92 166887 56.5%
24. dennis@home 75 96008 64.8%
25. Gregory Shearman 73 77416 69.7%
26. George Graves 70 199389 77.7%
27. raylopez99 64 64536 41.6%
28. Handover Phist 62 56248 60.9%
29. BearItAll 61 106789 40.4%
30. ZnU 57 126147 67.6%
31. Hadron 53 76377 74.8%
32. Maverick 50 136472 81.0%
33. nessuno@wigner.berkeley.edu 50 76924 40.7%
34. Clogwog 49 73748 47.4%
35. Peter Hayes 47 68773 73.8%
36. HighPlainsThumper 44 136844 25.7%
37. JEDIDIAH 44 70069 49.5%
38. Ramon F Herrera 44 55008 51.3%
39. Sinister Midget 41 36829 60.2%
40. John King 40 49800 52.9%
41. Thufir 39 21608 41.3%
42. skydweller 36 75808 58.8%
43. Oxford 36 39884 51.0%
44. Kelsey Bjarnason 35 49073 32.6%
45. ml2mst 34 45516 54.2%
46. Sophie McDowell 32 53063 64.3%
47. Jerry McBride 31 38452 70.1%
48. Adam Albright 31 34661 61.2%
49. Anonymous 28 28103 63.6%
50. KUTLOZE SCHEEFGEPOEPTE 26 55211 82.6%

A total of 447 people were identified.

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Toplist of original content per message (of people who have written at least three messages)

Place Name Orig. / Msgs = PrMsg Quoted
1. detective48@gmail.com 33018 / 3 = 11006 N/A
2. Mark Kent 1596550 / 268 = 5957 2.6%
3. kook 20980 / 4 = 5245 N/A
4. David Morgan \(MAMS\) 5. secretary@lxny.org 33988 / 8 = 4248 N/A
6. linux.freak.detector@gmail.com 23800 / 6 = 3966 6.4%
7. Rex Ballard 474398 / 121 = 3920 16.0%
8. Alexander Terekhov 87393 / 23 = 3799 5.8%
9. nike shoes 19647 / 7 = 2806 N/A
10. HEMI-Powered 12926 / 5 = 2585 25.8%
11. me@privacy.net 7497 / 3 = 2499 6.0%
12. alan.yunick@gmail.com 16788 / 7 = 2398 19.8%
13. daisha5205@gmail.com 7116 / 3 = 2372 0.0%
14. HighPlainsThumper 15. Tycho 6270 / 3 = 2090 30.4%
16. Robert M. Stockmann 11277 / 6 = 1879 12.0%
17. High Plains Thumper 18. jim 17349 / 11 = 1577 37.4%
19. The Ghost In The Machine 20. traci.manicotti@gmail.com 15877 / 11 = 1443 51.1%
21. Richard Rasker 18916 / 14 = 1351 25.2%
22. Erik Jan 23. Jean-David Beyer 4437 / 4 = 1109 43.2%
24. BearItAll 63664 / 61 = 1043 40.4%
25. Gazwad 3794 / 4 = 948 23.7%
26. David Grant 4738 / 5 = 947 47.6%
27. Summercool 4731 / 5 = 946 16.6%
28. Kelsey Bjarnason 33081 / 35 = 945 32.6%
29. Snit 182145 / 193 = 943 67.5%
30. flatfish+++ 23534 / 25 = 941 52.5%
31. Oxford 9337 / 10 = 933 29.6%
32. rodolfo.garcia44@gmail.com 11155 / 12 = 929 58.4%
33. thanatoid 3659 / 4 = 914 59.4%
34. Gordon Glover 9145 / 10 = 914 2.4%
35. nessuno@wigner.berkeley.edu 45613 / 50 = 912 40.7%
36. thad05@tux.glaci.delete-this.com 3561 / 4 = 890 15.3%
37. Jeremy Fisher 6217 / 7 = 888 24.0%
38. Mitch 4427 / 5 = 885 32.6%
39. skydweller 31216 / 36 = 867 58.8%
40. Mindy Cohen 11189 / 13 = 860 44.9%
41. Roy Schestowitz 42. [H]omer 377004 / 447 = 843 42.7%
43. OldSage 4094 / 5 = 818 36.4%
44. AHappyCamper <@thelandfill.com> 11425 / 14 = 816 60.3%
45. Stephan Rose 19422 / 24 = 809 67.6%
46. JEDIDIAH 35373 / 44 = 803 49.5%
47. Dan D. Lyons 3970 / 5 = 794 45.6%
48. Clogwog 38769 / 49 = 791 47.4%
49. Keith Windsor 72588 / 92 = 789 56.5%
50. Bruce Banner 12258 / 16 = 766 53.3%

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Toplist of subjects

Place Subject Msgs Bytes
1. OS X Leopard: A beautiful upgrade 422 1192938
2. Ubuntu erased my whole hard drive 268 447202
3. Linux developers MUST consolidate and release a "master" 232 341508
4. Gays and Linux? 203 471774
5. From the horse's mouth 103 156912
6. [News] The MSBBC Corruption: A 'Smoking Gun' 88 177719
7. RIAA attacks Usenet 83 101718
8. Apple Board Member wins Nobel Peace Prize 81 146814
9. Linux Just Sucks.. No Wonder So Few Are Using It. 68 86106
10. A week with Kubuntu Gutsy Gibbon 60 53197
11. How can I study Computer Science - but avoid Microsoft ? 59 102567
12. First Linux patent suit filed 59 64266
13. Linux: let me count the ways 55 63233
14. Linux developers MUST consolidate and release a "master" 52 125154
15. Computer failure leads to chaos at Gatwick 50 63651
16. Ballmer sabotages OLPC in Nigeria .. 50 51546
17. Who uses Linux here, seriously? 49 60396
18. Microsoft Scrambling to Explain Ballmer Comment on Red Ha 47 59189
19. That famous Linux/OSS kualitee! 45 61180
20. Open Source Developers Shun Micoshaft Corporation 41 45000
21. Please tell me this website is satire. 41 34817
22. Adobe is Transitioning the PDF Specification to ISO 40 52877
23. Complain about Dr. Bill aka Clogwog 39 64509
24. Linux is just hard-disk pollution!!! 39 48611
25. zero-day vuln in fully patched Win2K03 .. 39 45518
26. Micoshaft Asstroturfer Apparently Gets A Cease And Desist 38 47185
27. Google rises over $600 38 38847
28. Why did linux change to DST too early in the USA? 37 57381
29. I Keep Reading About Gary Stewert = Flatfish. Where is th 37 54600
30. Linux users being equated with criminal phishing at Micro 35 39340
31. Linux "community"--with "friends" like that, who need ene 35 35298
32. Why I Prefer Linux. 35 32883
33. This just in: We have a new Number One among computer mak 34 41338
34. Microsoft Accepts European Ruling 34 34132
35. REAL COLA STATS: Saturday the 13th of October, 2007 33 48850
36. Consumers reject low quality OSS alternatives. Seem to be 33 33329
37. Best Linux distro for this old obsolete hardware system i 32 38279
38. [News] ODF adoption booming 31 56754
39. Dell CEO: Linux server sales increasing 31 50510
40. Report shows linux desktop use - far less than 1% 31 45157
41. Why picking a document format closely tied to one vendor 30 55529
42. [News] Another Microsoft victim dumps Vista for Linux 30 51646
43. Why is Microsoft stock at a 5-year high? 30 39943
44. The Woz disses Linux 30 38960
45. Castrated For Linux? Is this guy kidding? 30 34750
46. Worst UI Decision Ever 30 33758
47. Vote for Linux 29 37995
48. Bill Gates: Formerly a Threat to Business, Now to Humanit 28 48511
49. [News] Linux losing server market share? Bollocks, says e 28 41101
50. How Comcast blocks Bible downloads... 28 35616

A total of 2031 subjects were identified.

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Toplist of programs

Place Program Msgs
1. KNode 2305
2. slrn 1154
3. G2 786
4. Pan 666
5. Microsoft Outlook Express 640
6. Mozilla 528
7. Forte Agent 251
8. MT-NewsWatcher 248
9. Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 234
10. Thunderbird 1.5.0.13 229
11. Microsoft Windows Mail 205
12. Microsoft-Entourage 193
13. tin 193
14. 40tude_Dialog 168
15. KNode 0.10.5 121
16. Hogwasher 72
17. pan 0.120 68
18. Gnus 61
19. XBoX 64 60
20. MacSOUP/2.8.1 (Mac OS X 47
21. Xnews 21
22. Unison 16
23. News Xpress 16
24. Thoth 10
25. MicroPlanet-Gravity 10
26. nn 8
27. Claws Mail 2.10.0 8
28. Thunderbird 1.5.0.14pre 6
29. pan 0.116 6
30. COLA Stats 5
31. Forte Agent 1.93/32.576 English 4
32. Thunderbird 1.5.0.9 4
33. Sylpheed-Claws 2.6.0 4
34. Claws Mail 3.0.2 3
35. Thunderbird 1.5.0.4 3
36. TkNews 2
37. pan 0.119 2
38. Thunderbird 2.0.0.0 2
39. Thunderbird 1.5.0.12 1
40. News Rover 12.3.0 1
41. Mozilla-Thunderbird 2.0.0.4 1
42. Microsoft Windows Live Mail 1
43. Pan 0.14.2.91; Linux kernel 2.6 on 1
44. Sylpheed 2.4.0 1
45. Sylpheed 2.4.5 1
46. MacSOUP/2.8 (Mac OS X 1
47. Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0 1
48. XanaNews 1
49. aseriesoftubes 1

A total of 49 different programs (not counting different versions) were identified.

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Postings per weekday

Day Msgs
Monday 1223 ************************************************
Tuesday 1307 ************************************************** **
Wednesday 1188 ***********************************************
Thursday 946 *************************************
Friday 1441 ************************************************** *******
Saturday 1498 ************************************************** **********
Sunday 1104 ********************************************

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Postings per hour

Hour Msgs
0000-0059 318 ***********************************
0100-0159 268 *****************************
0200-0259 181 *******************
0300-0359 138 ***************
0400-0459 198 *********************
0500-0559 152 ****************
0600-0659 161 *****************
0700-0759 245 **************************
0800-0859 364 ****************************************
0900-0959 453 *************************************************
1000-1059 527 ************************************************** ********
1100-1159 473 ************************************************** **
1200-1259 527 ************************************************** ********
1300-1359 545 ************************************************** **********
1400-1459 484 ************************************************** ***
1500-1559 531 ************************************************** ********
1600-1659 469 ************************************************** *
1700-1759 370 ****************************************
1800-1859 392 *******************************************
1900-1959 414 *********************************************
2000-2059 418 **********************************************
2100-2159 402 ********************************************
2200-2259 308 *********************************
2300-2359 369 ****************************************

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