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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 4 10.4 Rick Jones rick.jones2@hp.com
2 3 10.1 Sandgroper steveray@KNICKERSiinet.ne
3 3 5.0 Roger Blake rogblake10@iname10.com
4 3 4.6 David Bromage dbromage@omni.com.NOSPAMT
5 2 7.1 Moe Trin ibuprofin@painkiller.exam
6 2 6.4 brenddie brenddie@gmail.com
7 2 5.3 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
8 2 4.4 addams013 mfunke@cellularspecialtie
9 2 4.3 news8080@yahoo.com news8080@yahoo.com
10 2 4.1 Doug Laidlaw laidlaws@dougshost.invali
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25 61.6 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
66 posters
86 articles
204.7 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
15.2% of the posters
29.1% of the articles
30.1% of the bytes

Averages:
1.3 articles / poster
2.4 kbytes / article
3.1 kbytes / poster

42 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 50 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
63.6% of the posters
58.1% of the articles
49.9% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
10 23.0 FC6 network problem
7 12.8 Dynamically assign IP based on MAC
6 11.1 Bind uses 100% CPU when internet is down
5 10.3 tcpdump output - what is 0x0020?
4 13.4 Understanding path MTU discovery
4 8.4 Port Forwarding -All ports shown as "Stealth"
3 7.7 Help with NFS reliability problem
3 7.3 Using Linux as network bandwidth controller?
2 22.0 DNS and router
2 10.5 slow net in ubuntu

86 articles on 37 subjects
55 were followups (64.0%)
12 were crossposts (14.0%)

204.6 kbytes total
headers: 90.8kb 44.4%
quoted text: 35.0kb 17.1%
original text: 75.4kb 36.8%
signatures: 3.4kb 1.6%

Averages:
2.3 articles / subject
2.4 kbytes / article
5.5 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 14 *
Tuesday 19 *
Wednesday 12 *
Thursday 10 *
Friday 20 **
Saturday 4
Sunday 7
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
29 (33.7%) g2 24 36.4%
12 (14.0%) thunderbird 10 15.2%
11 (12.8%) slrn 7 10.6%
6 (7.0%) tin 3 4.5%
6 (7.0%) mozilla 4 6.1%
6 (7.0%) microsoft 4 6.1%
6 (7.0%) knode 5 7.6%
3 (3.5%) pan 3 4.5%
2 (2.3%) gnus 2 3.0%
1 (1.2%) turnpike 1 1.5%

13 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...