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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 19 78.0 Allen Weiner alweiner7@hotmail.com
2 18 79.1 Bit Twister BitTwister@mouse-potato.c
3 11 21.6 Pascal Hambourg boite-a-spam@plouf.fr.eu.
4 10 36.7 wahjava@gmail.com (Ashi wahjava@gmail.com (Ashish
5 8 14.8 =?UTF-8?B?4KSG4KS24KWA4 wahjava@gmail.com
6 7 14.5 David Schwartz davids@webmaster.com
7 7 14.2 Rikishi 42 skunkworks@rikishi42.net
8 6 9.0 Timothy Murphy tim@birdsnest.maths.tcd.i
9 5 16.6 Moe Trin ibuprofin@painkiller.exam
10 5 9.6 Rick Jones rick.jones2@hp.com
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96 294.2 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
70 posters
192 articles
501.6 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
14.3% of the posters
50.0% of the articles
58.7% of the bytes

Averages:
2.7 articles / poster
2.6 kbytes / article
7.2 kbytes / poster

8 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 18 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
11.4% of the posters
9.4% of the articles
10.3% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
39 170.3 Troubleshooting connection loss (novice question)
24 68.0 Is there any point to full host names in /etc/hosts ?
20 41.2 Port Mirroring in Linux
15 25.5 Machines on LAN
7 16.0 Wireless Woes
7 15.9 Local DNS Propagation Question
7 13.2 A basic question about networking
6 11.3 verisign certificate
6 9.4 Help Needed!!!!
6 9.2 Only one Ethernet connector for everything

192 articles on 38 subjects
165 were followups (85.9%)
9 were crossposts (4.7%)

501.5 kbytes total
headers: 226.3kb 45.1%
quoted text: 114.0kb 22.7%
original text: 157.0kb 31.3%
signatures: 4.1kb 0.8%

Averages:
5.1 articles / subject
2.6 kbytes / article
13.2 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 21 **
Tuesday 27 **
Wednesday 39 ***
Thursday 32 ***
Friday 26 **
Saturday 30 ***
Sunday 17 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
37 (19.3%) g2 22 31.4%
35 (18.2%) thunderbird 11 15.7%
35 (18.2%) slrn 6 8.6%
19 (9.9%) knode 6 8.6%
17 (8.9%) mozilla 5 7.1%
13 (6.8%) gnus 4 5.7%
10 (5.2%) pan 6 8.6%
6 (3.1%) tin 2 2.9%
6 (3.1%) microsoft 3 4.3%
3 (1.6%) nn 1 1.4%

16 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...