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Analysis of posts to alt.os.linux.mandriva by Robert Marshall
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(stats compiled with a script by Garry Knight)


Total posts considered: 170 over 7 days
Earliest article: Fri Nov 2 21:25:14 2007
Latest article: Fri Nov 9 20:25:03 2007
Original articles: 27, replies: 143
Total size of posts: 400,617 bytes (391K) (0.38M)
Average 24 articles per day, 0.05 MB per day, 2,356 bytes per article
Total headers: 198 KB bodies: 193 KB
Body text - quoted: 64 KB, original: 105 KB = 62.16%, sigs: 22 KB
Total number of posters: 65, average 6,163 bytes per poster
Total number of threads: 42, average 9,538 bytes per thread
Total number of User-Agents: 31

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Top 20 posters by number of articles
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1: Bit Twister ...................... : 20
2: Maurice Batey .................. : 13
3: Jim Beard .............................. : 13
4: "David W. Hodgins" ............... : 8
5: Roger ...................... : 6
6: Dave Farrance ........ : 6
7: "Robert M. Riches Jr." ................ : 5
8: Warren Post ................................ : 5
9: Wes Newell ....................... : 4
10: nobody@tek.com (Kevin the Drummer)............................. : 4
11: "Peter D." ............................. : 4
12: Unruh .............................. : 3
13: Frank Dreyfus ............................... : 3
14: "Scott B." ............................ : 3
15: paul ...................................... : 3
16: Whiskers ............................ : 3
17: Mark South ........................... : 3
18: Alan Secker ............................... : 3
19: Patrick Phillips ........................ : 2
20: noel.james@gmail.com........................................... : 2

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Top 20 posters by article size in Kbytes
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1: Bit Twister ...................... : 51
2: Jim Beard .............................. : 29
3: Maurice Batey .................. : 22
4: "David W. Hodgins" ............... : 16
5: Dave Farrance ........ : 15
6: alt.os.linux.mandriva Stats ............ : 14
7: Roger ...................... : 13
8: "Peter D." ............................. : 11
9: Warren Post ................................ : 9
10: alt.os.linux.mandrake Stats ............ : 9
11: "Robert M. Riches Jr." ................ : 9
12: nobody@tek.com (Kevin the Drummer)............................. : 9
13: Wes Newell ....................... : 8
14: Unruh .............................. : 6
15: Whiskers ............................ : 6
16: "Flip Wilson" .............................. : 6
17: Frank Dreyfus ............................... : 6
18: Alan Secker ............................... : 6
19: Mark South ........................... : 6
20: noel.james@gmail.com........................................... : 6

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Top 7 responders by original text (> 5 posts)
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1: Dave Farrance ........ : 84.80%
2: Warren Post ................................ : 84.14%
3: Maurice Batey .................. : 76.66%
4: Bit Twister ...................... : 68.80%
5: "David W. Hodgins" ............... : 66.11%
6: Jim Beard .............................. : 48.49%
7: "Robert M. Riches Jr." ................ : 46.66%

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Bottom 7 responders by original text (> 5 posts)
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1: Roger ...................... : 33.83%
2: "Robert M. Riches Jr." ................ : 46.66%
3: Jim Beard .............................. : 48.49%
4: "David W. Hodgins" ............... : 66.11%
5: Bit Twister ...................... : 68.80%
6: Maurice Batey .................. : 76.66%
7: Warren Post ................................ : 84.14%

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Top 20 threads by no. of articles
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1: Problem switching to 2nd user.................................. : 18
2: BitTorrent........................................ ............. : 12
3: No sound: mdv2007.0 and VIA High Definition Audio Controller... : 9
4: Help. Programs don't launch. 2008.............................. : 8
5: Power-down in 2007.1........................................... : 8
6: Kernel Source Dilemma.......................................... : 8
7: Mandriva 2008 slow on Internet................................. : 8
8: 2008 KDE laptop power profiles................................. : 7
9: filesystem silently becomeing read only in 2007.0.............. : 6
10: Favorite command-line solutions?............................... : 6
11: Mandriva 2008 slow on Internet (SOLVED)........................ : 6
12: Screen saver 'slide show' missing in 2008.0 ('One')............ : 5
13: Where have my 2008 repositories gone?.......................... : 5
14: [OT] Verizon DNS hijacking www............ : 5
15: Sudo sudoers........................................... ........ : 5
16: 2nd life question.......................................... .... : 4
17: OpenOffice on 2008.0 Free...................................... : 4
18: IDE Controller Card not detected in 2007 Spring................ : 3
19: where is the taskbar config?................................... : 3
20: knode vs. kontact........................................... ... : 3

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Top 20 threads by size in KB
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1: Problem switching to 2nd user.................................. : 33
2: BitTorrent........................................ ............. : 21
3: No sound: mdv2007.0 and VIA High Definition Audio Controller... : 20
4: 2008 KDE laptop power profiles................................. : 20
5: filesystem silently becomeing read only in 2007.0.............. : 18
6: 2008 powerpack freezes when connecting to internet............. : 18
7: Kernel Source Dilemma.......................................... : 17
8: Power-down in 2007.1........................................... : 17
9: Mandriva 2008 slow on Internet................................. : 16
10: Help. Programs don't launch. 2008.............................. : 15
11: Statistics for alt.os.linux.mandriva........................... : 14
12: Mandriva 2008 slow on Internet (SOLVED)........................ : 12
13: Where have my 2008 repositories gone?.......................... : 10
14: Screen saver 'slide show' missing in 2008.0 ('One')............ : 10
15: Sudo sudoers........................................... ........ : 9
16: Statistics for alt.os.linux.mandrake........................... : 9
17: [OT] Verizon DNS hijacking www............ : 9
18: Favorite command-line solutions?............................... : 9
19: IDE Controller Card not detected in 2007 Spring................ : 9
20: unsatisfied CMFPhoto.......................................... . : 8

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Top 2 cross-posted groups
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1: alt.os.linux.mandrake............................. ............. : 2
2: mysql.general..................................... ............. : 1

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Top 10 User Agents by poster
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1: KNode............................................. ............. : 15
2: Pan............................................... ............. : 10
3: slrn.............................................. ............. : 8
4: Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 (X11....................................... : 6
5: G2................................................ ............. : 6
6: pan............................................... ............. : 3
7: Thunderbird 2.0.0.4 (X11....................................... : 3
8: nn................................................ ............. : 2
9: Forte Agent............................................. ....... : 2
10: Mozilla........................................... ............. : 2

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Top 10 User Agents by number of posts
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1: slrn.............................................. ........ : 39 (23%)
2: Pan............................................... ........ : 29 (17%)
3: KNode............................................. ........ : 21 (12%)
4: Thunderbird 2.0.0.4 (X11.................................. : 15 ( 9%)
5: Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 (X11.................................. : 14 ( 8%)
6: pan............................................... ........ : 11 ( 6%)
7: G2................................................ ........ : 8 ( 5%)
8: Forte Agent............................................. .. : 8 ( 5%)
9: Opera Mail.............................................. .. : 8 ( 5%)
10: nn................................................ ........ : 4 ( 2%)

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Top 10 time zones
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1: UTC............................................... ............. : 113
2: +0100............................................. ............. : 15
3: -0500.............................................. ............ : 15
4: -0800.............................................. ............ : 12
5: +1100............................................. ............. : 7
6: -0600.............................................. ............ : 5
7: -0400.............................................. ............ : 2
8: -0700.............................................. ............ : 1

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