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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: 223 over 7 days
Earliest article: Sat May 3 21:22:57 2008
Latest article: Sat May 10 16:02:05 2008
Original articles: 27, replies: 196
Total size of posts: 549,443 bytes (536K) (0.52M)
Average 31 articles per day, 0.07 MB per day, 2,463 bytes per article
Total headers: 275 KB bodies: 260 KB
Body text - quoted: 114 KB, original: 131 KB = 53.53%, sigs: 14 KB
Total number of posters: 53, average 10,366 bytes per poster
Total number of threads: 36, average 15,262 bytes per thread
Total number of User-Agents: 12

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Top 20 posters by number of articles
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1: Bit Twister ...................... : 27
2: "David W. Hodgins" ............... : 27
3: Aragorn .......................... : 21
4: "dnoyeB" ....................................... : 14
5: Alan Secker ............................... : 12
6: stef ..................................... : 11
7: Unruh .............................. : 8
8: Highland Ham ................ : 7
9: Crashdamage <03z1krd7@nospam.invalid>.......................... : 6
10: evodawg ................................... : 6
11: John Kloosterman ..................... : 5
12: Robert Marshall ............ : 4
13: TJ ........................................ : 4
14: Maurice Batey .................. : 4
15: stef ..................................... : 4
16: Jim Beard .............................. : 4
17: David Mathog .............................. : 4
18: Grimble .............................. : 3
19: "Scott B." ............................ : 3
20: Eric .................................. : 3

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Top 20 posters by article size in Kbytes
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1: "David W. Hodgins" ............... : 60
2: Aragorn .......................... : 59
3: Bit Twister ...................... : 56
4: "dnoyeB" ....................................... : 40
5: Alan Secker ............................... : 28
6: stef ..................................... : 25
7: Highland Ham ................ : 15
8: Crashdamage <03z1krd7@nospam.invalid>.......................... : 14
9: Unruh .............................. : 14
10: Blinky the Shark ......................... : 14
11: John Kloosterman ..................... : 13
12: David Mathog .............................. : 13
13: evodawg ................................... : 12
14: Robert Marshall ............ : 11
15: Jim Beard .............................. : 11
16: Eric .................................. : 10
17: TJ ........................................ : 9
18: stef ..................................... : 7
19: "Scott B." ............................ : 7
20: Grimble .............................. : 7

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Top 10 responders by original text (> 5 posts)
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1: "David W. Hodgins" ............... : 76.27%
2: Bit Twister ...................... : 60.75%
3: Alan Secker ............................... : 60.27%
4: John Kloosterman ..................... : 55.28%
5: Aragorn .......................... : 50.74%
6: Crashdamage <03z1krd7@nospam.invalid>.......................... : 50.29%
7: Highland Ham ................ : 38.30%
8: "dnoyeB" ....................................... : 37.65%
9: stef ..................................... : 34.52%
10: Unruh .............................. : 27.31%

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Bottom 10 responders by original text (> 5 posts)
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1: evodawg ................................... : 17.42%
2: Unruh .............................. : 27.31%
3: stef ..................................... : 34.52%
4: "dnoyeB" ....................................... : 37.65%
5: Highland Ham ................ : 38.30%
6: Crashdamage <03z1krd7@nospam.invalid>.......................... : 50.29%
7: Aragorn .......................... : 50.74%
8: John Kloosterman ..................... : 55.28%
9: Alan Secker ............................... : 60.27%
10: Bit Twister ...................... : 60.75%

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Top 20 threads by no. of articles
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1: Proper way to re-enable Pulse Audio [OT]....................... : 24
2: 2008 Spring issues............................................ . : 21
3: RAID Question.......................................... ........ : 18
4: Card Reader Question?......................................... . : 16
5: 2008.1 and wmware server....................................... : 12
6: Time to upgrade from 2.6.17-5mdv?.............................. : 12
7: Updating lists of installed software........................... : 10
8: Vivitar Digital Camera......................................... : 10
9: Proper way to re-enable Pulse Audio............................ : 9
10: frequent disk activity......................................... : 8
11: 2008.1 updates (kdelibs)....................................... : 7
12: DNS Servers........................................... ......... : 6
13: mcc, configure a UPS?.......................................... : 6
14: Openoffice.org Print Orientation............................... : 5
15: Firefox: Multi-column Bookmark display?........................ : 5
16: drakgw problem "No ethernet network adapter"................... : 5
17: Grub, ext3 and power users..................................... : 5
18: multiple X sessions, how?...................................... : 4
19: Error on upgrading 2008.0 -> .1................................ : 4
20: mandriva 2008 spring powerpack................................. : 4

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Top 20 threads by size in KB
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1: Proper way to re-enable Pulse Audio [OT]....................... : 58
2: RAID Question.......................................... ........ : 50
3: 2008 Spring issues............................................ . : 46
4: Card Reader Question?......................................... . : 35
5: Time to upgrade from 2.6.17-5mdv?.............................. : 34
6: 2008.1 and wmware server....................................... : 32
7: frequent disk activity......................................... : 27
8: Vivitar Digital Camera......................................... : 25
9: Updating lists of installed software........................... : 23
10: Proper way to re-enable Pulse Audio............................ : 20
11: 2008.1 updates (kdelibs)....................................... : 16
12: mcc, configure a UPS?.......................................... : 16
13: New Readers: Posting FAQ for a.o.l.mandrake/mandriva........... : 14
14: Grub, ext3 and power users..................................... : 10
15: Openoffice.org Print Orientation............................... : 10
16: DNS Servers........................................... ......... : 10
17: drakgw problem "No ethernet network adapter"................... : 10
18: Firefox: Multi-column Bookmark display?........................ : 8
19: Error on upgrading 2008.0 -> .1................................ : 8
20: multiple X sessions, how?...................................... : 7

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

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Top 10 User Agents by poster
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1: KNode............................................. ............. : 15
2: Pan............................................... ............. : 11
3: Thunderbird 2.0.0.12 (X11...................................... : 6
4: G2................................................ ............. : 4
5: pan............................................... ............. : 3
6: Mozilla........................................... ............. : 3
7: slrn.............................................. ............. : 3
8: Gnus.............................................. ............. : 2
9: Forte Agent............................................. ....... : 2
10: Unknown........................................... ............. : 2

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Top 10 User Agents by number of posts
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1: KNode............................................. ........ : 60 (27%)
2: slrn.............................................. ........ : 36 (16%)
3: Pan............................................... ........ : 31 (14%)
4: Opera Mail.............................................. .. : 27 (12%)
5: Thunderbird 2.0.0.12 (X11................................. : 25 (11%)
6: pan............................................... ........ : 16 ( 7%)
7: nn................................................ ........ : 8 ( 4%)
8: Mozilla........................................... ........ : 6 ( 3%)
9: Gnus.............................................. ........ : 5 ( 2%)
10: G2................................................ ........ : 5 ( 2%)

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Top 10 time zones
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1: UTC............................................... ............. : 77
2: -0400.............................................. ............ : 38
3: +0200............................................. ............. : 35
4: +0100............................................. ............. : 33
5: -0500.............................................. ............ : 18
6: -0700.............................................. ............ : 11
7: +1000............................................. ............. : 5
8: -0700 (PDT)............................................. ....... : 5
9: +0200 (CEST)............................................ ....... : 1

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