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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 5 14.4 Clifford Kite kite@not.available.tld
2 5 9.5 Randy Yates yates@ieee.org
3 4 10.1 Keith Keller kkeller-usenet@wombat.san
4 3 9.9 Moe Trin ibuprofin@painkiller.exam
5 3 5.6 Balwinder S Dheeman bsd.SANSPAM@cto.homelinux
6 2 9.4 andy_occ@hotmail.com andy_occ@hotmail.com
7 2 7.7 Floyd L. Davidson floyd@apaflo.com
8 2 7.7 Hal Vaughan hal@thresholddigital.com
9 2 6.3 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
10 2 5.5 song_winter@hotmail.co song_winter@hotmail.com
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30 86.1 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
57 posters
85 articles
202.6 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
17.5% of the posters
35.3% of the articles
42.5% of the bytes

Averages:
1.5 articles / poster
2.4 kbytes / article
3.6 kbytes / poster

3 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 3 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
5.3% of the posters
3.5% of the articles
2.4% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
23 45.0 What is NAT?
4 15.6 Simple Route Question
4 15.0 Linux multihomed routing (2 ISP, 1 internal network) problem
4 10.3 How do I configure domain names for my locally-networked comput
3 10.2 Outgoing TCP/IP traffic redirection
3 9.4 help w/ network design
3 5.4 Machine cannot respond to NAT
2 6.2 Ebtables to stop DHCP and ARP
2 5.6 Seriously confused about linux routing
2 5.5 What kind of tools can capture ip packets(such as UDP)fast enou

85 articles on 39 subjects
53 were followups (62.4%)
2 were crossposts (2.4%)

202.4 kbytes total
headers: 95.3kb 47.1%
quoted text: 33.2kb 16.4%
original text: 68.9kb 34.0%
signatures: 5.0kb 2.5%

Averages:
2.2 articles / subject
2.4 kbytes / article
5.2 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 19 *
Tuesday 20 **
Wednesday 4
Thursday 16 *
Friday 11 *
Saturday 10 *
Sunday 5
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
25 (29.4%) g2 21 36.8%
11 (12.9%) thunderbird 8 14.0%
10 (11.8%) tin 5 8.8%
9 (10.6%) gnus 3 5.3%
8 (9.4%) pan 7 12.3%
5 (5.9%) knode 3 5.3%
4 (4.7%) slrn 2 3.5%
2 (2.4%) nn 1 1.8%
2 (2.4%) microsoft 2 3.5%
1 (1.2%) unison 1 1.8%

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...