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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 8 21.4 Sir Jackery roehrig@cs.ucdavis.edu
2 6 21.8 Moe Trin ibuprofin@painkiller.exam
3 6 14.7 escra escra_junk_email@yahoo.co
4 5 11.8 bastian bastian4de@postdienst.net
5 5 11.1 Rick Jones rick.jones2@hp.com
6 4 13.6 Clifford Kite kite@not.available.tld
7 4 11.1 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
8 4 10.6 Unruh unruh-spam@physics.ubc.ca
9 4 9.5 buck buck@private.mil
10 4 7.9 Jan Wagner no_spam@thanks.net
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50 133.4 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
95 posters
169 articles
403.1 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
10.5% of the posters
29.6% of the articles
33.1% of the bytes

Averages:
1.8 articles / poster
2.4 kbytes / article
4.2 kbytes / poster

62 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 94 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
65.3% of the posters
55.6% of the articles
55.5% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
11 28.5 Heavy duty linux server
11 27.3 Is it possible for someone to use a fake return email address?
10 15.9 How to force Linux to reacquire a new IP address ?
9 23.1 Wireless won't work right at boot...
9 19.1 nfs client does not find nfs server
6 23.9 Very slow network - Ubuntu
6 15.5 Is there a list of sites that require ECN to be disabled?
6 9.8 starting book for networking
6 9.1 How to setup a wireless on laptop.
5 17.8 Need some PPP help

169 articles on 53 subjects
127 were followups (75.1%)
26 were crossposts (15.4%)

402.9 kbytes total
headers: 183.8kb 45.6%
quoted text: 101.0kb 25.1%
original text: 113.3kb 28.1%
signatures: 4.8kb 1.2%

Averages:
3.2 articles / subject
2.4 kbytes / article
7.6 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 26 **
Tuesday 28 **
Wednesday 28 **
Thursday 14 *
Friday 27 **
Saturday 24 **
Sunday 22 **
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
51 (30.2%) g2 34 35.8%
21 (12.4%) thunderbird 13 13.7%
17 (10.1%) tin 5 5.3%
16 (9.5%) slrn 9 9.5%
13 (7.7%) pan 6 6.3%
11 (6.5%) knode 5 5.3%
9 (5.3%) microsoft 8 8.4%
5 (3.0%) forte 2 2.1%
4 (2.4%) nn 1 1.1%
4 (2.4%) mozilla 3 3.2%

15 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...