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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 8 24.8 Doug Laidlaw laidlaws@doughost.invalid
2 6 12.6 Robert Harris robert.f.harris@blueyonde
3 5 11.1 Bjorn Nuyttens cybercake@pandora.be
4 5 10.1 Frank Winans fwinans@sbcglobal.net
5 4 10.4 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
6 4 9.5 David Schwartz davids@webmaster.com
7 4 8.4 song_winter@hotmail.co song_winter@hotmail.com
8 4 5.9 Tim Southerwood ts@dionic.net
9 3 10.0 Keith Keller kkeller-usenet@wombat.san
10 3 8.9 Randy Yates yates@ieee.org
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46 111.8 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
61 posters
118 articles
271.9 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
16.4% of the posters
39.0% of the articles
41.1% of the bytes

Averages:
1.9 articles / poster
2.3 kbytes / article
4.5 kbytes / poster

1 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 1 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
1.6% of the posters
0.8% of the articles
0.4% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
10 30.7 Printing with Samba
8 25.8 How do I configure domain names for my locally-networked comput
7 15.3 How to obtain an IP-address immediately
7 13.9 1000 IP packets with different SOURCE&DESTINATION addresses gen
7 11.3 Help: FTP File List
6 13.4 Outgoing TCP/IP traffic redirection
6 11.3 Howto find misconfigured Digi Portserver on the lan w/o Xwindow
5 7.6 ftpd - only users, not anonymous
4 6.6 telnet and ssh: Connection closed by foreign host
4 6.6 Find out Driver Version Number and Info

118 articles on 41 subjects
91 were followups (77.1%)
0 were crossposts (0.0%)

271.8 kbytes total
headers: 131.7kb 48.5%
quoted text: 63.8kb 23.5%
original text: 72.2kb 26.6%
signatures: 4.1kb 1.5%

Averages:
2.9 articles / subject
2.3 kbytes / article
6.6 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 26 **
Tuesday 15 *
Wednesday 17 *
Thursday 21 **
Friday 11 *
Saturday 10 *
Sunday 18 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
35 (29.7%) g2 23 37.7%
19 (16.1%) thunderbird 7 11.5%
16 (13.6%) knode 4 6.6%
13 (11.0%) microsoft 8 13.1%
9 (7.6%) slrn 6 9.8%
7 (5.9%) pan 4 6.6%
6 (5.1%) gnus 3 4.9%
4 (3.4%) tin 2 3.3%
2 (1.7%) icedove 1 1.6%
1 (0.8%) postdirect 1 1.6%

12 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...