Weekly Statistics for comp.os.linux.advocacy. 7/5/2008



Number of threads ................... 405
Number of articles .................. 2934
Average articles per thread ......... 7.24
Number of unanswered posts .......... 229


Top Threads

Ranking Articles Subject
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1 412 Re: Single Request to Peter K.
2 124 More HIGHLY CRITICAL security vulnerabilities found in Firefox today.
3 104 Linux market share jumps from 0.6% to 0.8% in June
4 82 Re: Linux: impossible to use in ANY professional situation
5 76 Michael Dell interview on CSPAN
6 74 Re: More Snitage
7 68 How's this for market share?
8 63 [News] Windows Malware mess now causes skewed Web stats too
9 47 Why people "choose" Windows
10 45 Market Share
11 44 Re: [News] KDE4 Gets a Lot More Robust in Latest Beta
12 41 For the FOURTH time, please, which Linux distro for a older system?
13 40 The "right" to "own" knowledge
14 36 Linux: blindly install 42 updates hoping to fix freezing problem... still freezes
15 35 [News] Microsoft Employee Speaks Against Software Patents
16 34 C.O.L.A. Newcomer FAQ and Primer Edition: 23 - 10/24/07
17 34 OT: "algorithm" test
18 32 Ubuntu gripe No. 2 - gnome-pilot
19 32 More MS slopware
20 31 [News] The Latest Stupid Plan to Fight Intellectual Monopolies -- by Paying
21 29 Re: The Night Before Xmas COLA style....of course.....
22 28 Re: What Linux distro to use for old Intel machine, that fits on CDs?
23 28 Re: Here's a place to leave your opinions about BG's legacy
24 26 Is there a market for an open source router?
25 26 Vista experience
26 25 [News] Enterprises Look for Someone to Blame, Misundertand Linux
27 25 I like DFS and Flatfish
28 24 Lawyers to Judge: Hans Reiser May Be 'Mentally Incompetent'
29 23 Oh no, Snit! A TWO page paper!
30 22 A bug you can duplicate
31 22 [OT] Bush surveys damage caused by ...
32 21 Re: OT: Snit's very public breakdown
33 21 Re: What Linux distro to use for old Intel machine, that fits on CDs?
34 21 Michael Robertson says Microsoft's imposing lead in the desktop market means Linux should look to next-gen devices for growth.
35 19 [Troll] Reality Distortion Fields
36 19 [Troll] Download speed
37 19 Microsoft strong-arms sports fans: Olympic Games online coverage only for Vista users
38 18 Getting Distro's to Work Together
39 18 Steven Vaughan-Nichols - KDE 4.x is "Just plain bad" and "awful"
40 18 Linux is NOT Windows
41 17 Latest PS3 firmware patch from Sony pulled after it bricks PS3 systems
42 15 Retro gaming comes to Linux
43 15 Re: Single request...
44 14 Battle of the Retards
45 14 NEWS The Linux City delays migration (80% of 14000 excluding other 28000) until 2012
46 14 What the ell is going on with my investment in Microsoft???
47 13 Sony PlayStation site (running linux) hacked and made dangerous
48 13 Single Request to Snot/Snit/Michael Glasser/Prescott Computer Guy
49 13 [News] MSBBC Steers Away from Microsoft for Cost and Cross-platform
50 12 [News] Significant Webcam Support Improvement Coming to Linux
51 12 ubunto rocks! (not)
52 12 Tamil Nadu laptops MUST be 100% Linux compatible
53 12 Re: CAFC took JMRI case under advisement
54 12 Linux - "just works" doesn't work and it's generic support if it does work.
55 12 I like my ubuntu/gnome
56 12 Eat your own dogfood, Snit!
57 12 Michael Glasser Prescott Computer Guy figures out notepad!
58 11 Idiot Quote
59 11 OT> I'm a bit lonely
60 11 Snit tells us how to secure our computers
61 10 Positioning is off on web sites
62 10 4th of July - Linux Independence Day (Corrected)
63 10 Cracked on Vista
64 10 Re: Another beautiful, functional Linux desktop
65 10 Linux: so stylish
66 10 Linux: freezing makes it unusable as a server
67 10 Let us just admit.
68 10 MSFT is way down today, why?
69 10 Google (on-line) Apps - definitely NOT ready for the enterprise
70 9 [News] [Rival] 320,000,000 Windows Zombies and Still Getting Worse
71 9 Should Motherboard makers bundle Linux CD with every shipment?
72 9 Re: Firefox phones home. Where's the outrage?
73 9 Does this site look ok on your computer
74 9 COLA newbie tips No. 1 - installing UBUNTU 8.04 with only 256MB ofmemory
75 9 ATI Radeon Support for Linux : from day one.
76 9 [News] [Rival] "Huge Security Problem in Internet Explorer" (All Versions Affected)
77 8 where is that flatfish guy....
78 8 [News] Eee PC with Linux Receives Daily Telegraph's Praise
79 8 [News] [Rival] XP's Retirement Has Windows Abandoned for Free Software
80 8 [News] [SOT] Crazy New Laws Against PC Repair Workers
81 8 Can Linux reach 1% desktop share in 20 years?
82 7 [News] [Rival] OOXML Abuses Revisited, Complaints from EC, Denials from ISO
83 7 [SOT] Over 600 million Web users at risk?
84 7 CEO of another failed linux distro (Linspire) sells out and deserts the sinking ship.
85 7 Re: Awwww the fonts have little "feet"
86 7 gOS
87 7 THOUSANDS of applications ready for the iPhone. Linux based phones ignored.
88 7 The Summer Olympic W3C Validator Games
89 7 Long Live DFS! Long Live Flat Fish!
90 7 Mandriva Linux 2008: Good Stuff!
91 6 [News] [Rival] Update on Microsoft Crime and Microsoft-enabled Cybercrime
92 6 Linux needs to go the extra mile to be useful
93 6 Re: [News] Intellectual Monopolists Find Another Back Door for Draconian Law
94 6 [News] [Rival] H-P Still Doing Microsoft's Dirty Laundry
95 6 [News] [Rival] Microsoft Windows Compromises ATMs
96 6 Linux: falls down for no reason - literally
97 6 Re: What does 65mb get you in Linux?
98 5 Compromised Linux box used for large-scale DoS attack
99 5 [News] Adobe Blob Player Shows Platform Parity, But Stuck in 32-bit Era
100 5 Re: Linux sound jungle.
101 5 [News] Anti-Linux Trolls Classified
102 5 Michael Glasser: Prescott Computer Guy
103 5 [News] Linux is for Gamers, Shows LinuX-Gamers
104 5 [News] The Death of Windows XP Spurs Migration to GNU/Linux
105 5 [News] Dell Recognises Anti-Vista Sentiments, Offers Alternatives
106 5 Re: Why Use Windows?
107 4 Package Managers
108 4 [News] Blizzard Works on GNU/Linux Compatibility for World of Warcraft
109 4 High Plains Thumper Caught Shifting Again......
110 4 Whoop! Whoop! Whooop! Micoshaft Proprietory Ship is sinking!
111 4 [News] Blob-hugging NVidia Sees Business Getting Lost
112 4 Re: [News] KWord Gets ODF Support, Abiword Eases Migration to GNU/Linux
113 4 Re: [News] (Another twisted headline by Schestowitz) 10 Reasons WhySchools Must Teach Using GNU/Linux
114 4 Re: Why Schestowitz, et al, hate Gates
115 4 [News] Another Look at Ubuntu MID, "Biggest Contender in Mobile Space"
116 4 The year of the linux desktop will be economically driven
117 4 [News] RMS Responds to Media's Gates Obssession and Unethical Software
118 4 Linux has changed a lot...
119 4 [News] [SOT] Political Corruption Likely Behind "3 Strikes" Laws
120 4 Michael Glasser Prescott Computer Guy: Uploading his friends
121 4 [News] [Rival] Everybody Hates Windows Vista
122 4 [News] Software Developers Reject Software Patents; USPTO is Broken
123 4 [News] Extensive Listing of Linux Audio Software, Last.fm Review
124 4 [News] [Rival] Leaving Microsoft to Actually Do Something Useful for Society
125 4 [News] Iptables Enables GNU/Linux Users to Get Past Entire Medium Axing
126 4 [News] Windows User Tries Linux, Unable to Disengage from Defective Metaphors
127 4 Users consider KDE 4 "unfinished and buggy software" - OpenSuse has to defend shipping it.
128 4 [News] GNU/Linux Linux Beats Electricity-wasting Windows in Benchmark




Top Posters

Ranking Articles Name
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1 369 Snit
2 268 Roy Schestowitz
3 211 Rick
4 178 Moshe Goldfarb.
5 157 Hadron
6 110 thufir
7 105 Ezekiel
8 101 Phil Da Lick!
9 100 Linonut
10 100 DFS
11 93 JEDIDIAH
12 86 High Plains Thumper
13 79 The Ghost In The Machine
14 76 Homer
15 71 Steve Carroll
16 62 William Poaster
17 53 Psyc Geek
18 47 Peter Köhlmann
19 45 chrisv
20 43 Tim Smith
21 42 Mark Kent
22 38 Erik Funkenbusch
23 34 Andrew Halliwell
24 26 Tattoo Vampire
25 25 amicus_curious
26 23 Edwin
27 20 raylopez99
28 19 Sinister Midget
29 16 Matt
30 15 Houston Starterpad
31 14 Richard Rasker
32 13 Edward Stanfield
33 12 Clogwog
34 12 Gregory Shearman
35 12 psycgeeks@yahoo.com
36 11 7
37 10 ray
38 9 Alexander Terekhov
39 9 Alan Baker
40 9 bbgruff
41 8 Subway steel
42 8 core dump
43 7 cc
44 6 Benjamin Gawert
45 5 Darth Chaos
46 5 AZ Nomad
47 5 Tim Adams
48 4 Sandman
49 4 Hyman Rosen
50 4 relic
51 4 RonB
52 3 Robin T Cox
53 3 segment fault
54 3 Kelton
55 3 ml2mst
56 3 yxs066@gmail.com
57 3 Attila
58 2 yxs032@gmail.com
59 2 Mike
60 2 Nigel Feltham
61 2 Hans
62 2 yxs024@gmail.com
63 2 yxs031@gmail.com
64 2 Rich
65 2 Cork Soaker
66 2 nessuno@wigner.berkeley.edu
67 2 Rich R
68 2 Fritz Wuehlier
69 2 Chris Burris
70 2 rjack
71 2 Stephen Fairchild
72 2 Jerry McBride
73 2 JR Weiss
74 2 Sean Inglis
75 2 Concepts Systems
76 2 jebblue
77 2 Donovan Hill
78 2 Chance Furlong
79 2 Rex Ballard
80 2 Philip Peters
81 2 Mark Hobley
82 2 KUTLOZE SCHEEFGEPOEPTE
83 1 Ramon F Herrera
84 1 reporter
85 1 R. Burris
86 1 Timo Pirinen
87 1 Terry Porter
88 1 stef818@googlemail.com
89 1 Tom Shelton
90 1 Walter Mautner
91 1 Vickie
92 1 unionpenny@gmail.com
93 1 Roy Culley
94 1 Rod Dorman
95 1 Robert Heller
96 1 samvaknin
97 1 SomeBloke
98 1 shortT
99 1 secretary@lxny.org
100 1 Douglas Mayne
101 1 emile290@googlemail.com
102 1 Doug McIntyre
103 1 Desk Rabbit
104 1 Dookus_malukus
105 1 Eric
106 1 humble.life



Top Newsreaders

Ranking Articles Newsreader
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1 369 KNode
2 369 Microsoft-Entourage
3 366 Pan
4 273 slrn
5 270 Microsoft Outlook Express
6 242 40tude_Dialog
7 207 Thunderbird
8 134 MT-NewsWatcher
9 132 G2
10 98 Gnus
11 85 Mozilla
12 62 Pan-
13 60 emacs
14 36 tin
15 32 Forte Agent
16 29 Microsoft Windows Mail
17 12 Tandy Colour Computer
18 5 Xerox
19 3 RadioShack Colour Computer
20 2 Microhard Lookout Expresstrain
21 2 MicroPlanet-Gravity
22 1 trn
23 1 COLA Stats Engine
24 1 TkNews
25 1 MacSOUP
26 1 nn