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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 7 22.8 Moe Trin ibuprofin@painkiller.exam
2 6 8.6 David M NOSPAM@nospam.com
3 5 14.0 Mike mkejohnston@yahoo.com.nos
4 5 6.1 avlee xx@wp.pl
5 4 7.2 Pavel Vasilyev linux@nextmail.ru
6 3 16.4 phil-news-nospam@ipal.n phil-news-nospam@ipal.net
7 3 7.4 Allen Kistler ackistler@oohay.moc
8 3 7.3 Pascal Hambourg boite-a-spam@plouf.fr.eu.
9 3 7.0 Steve Wolfe htr@codon.com
10 3 6.9 Michael A. Terrell mike.terrell@earthlink.ne
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42 103.6 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
73 posters
127 articles
279.9 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
13.7% of the posters
33.1% of the articles
37.0% of the bytes

Averages:
1.7 articles / poster
2.2 kbytes / article
3.8 kbytes / poster

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

The new posters accounted for:
54.8% of the posters
48.8% of the articles
50.1% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
14 36.4 Max Ethernet ports
12 35.0 Forbid connections on 0.0.0.0 address.
10 24.3 Did you hear what God said about Cheney?
7 11.0 How to tell an eth port has link?
5 11.2 Internet problem - Ubuntu
5 9.8 crazy ethernet interrupt
4 11.3 A networking doubt
4 9.1 switching from cable to DSL
4 8.2 Linksys WAP54G spontaneously changes MAC
4 6.9 wireless network

127 articles on 42 subjects
93 were followups (73.2%)
14 were crossposts (11.0%)

279.8 kbytes total
headers: 141.1kb 50.4%
quoted text: 57.4kb 20.5%
original text: 77.7kb 27.8%
signatures: 3.6kb 1.3%

Averages:
3.0 articles / subject
2.2 kbytes / article
6.7 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 16 *
Tuesday 21 **
Wednesday 12 *
Thursday 11 *
Friday 16 *
Saturday 22 **
Sunday 29 **
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
36 (28.3%) g2 28 38.4%
15 (11.8%) thunderbird 9 12.3%
14 (11.0%) pan 7 9.6%
11 (8.7%) mozilla 5 6.8%
10 (7.9%) microsoft 3 4.1%
9 (7.1%) tin 5 6.8%
9 (7.1%) slrn 3 4.1%
9 (7.1%) knode 5 6.8%
5 (3.9%) opera 1 1.4%
2 (1.6%) forte 1 1.4%

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...