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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 15 74.0 Bit Twister BitTwister@mouse-potato.c
2 11 72.5 Allen Weiner alweiner7@hotmail.com
3 11 44.6 Moe Trin ibuprofin@painkiller.exam
4 7 33.6 David Brown david.brown@hesbynett.rem
5 7 19.1 Pascal Hambourg boite-a-spam@plouf.fr.eu.
6 4 12.5 karthikbalaguru karthikbalaguru79@gmail.c
7 4 9.0 Arie de Muynck no.spam@nospam.com
8 4 8.1 Almond almond@brothers.orgy
9 4 7.7 Timothy Murphy tim@birdsnest.maths.tcd.i
10 4 6.8 Antoine Junod toto@tots-ns.net
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71 287.9 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
61 posters
147 articles
495.3 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
16.4% of the posters
48.3% of the articles
58.1% of the bytes

Averages:
2.4 articles / poster
3.4 kbytes / article
8.1 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
0.7% of the articles
0.3% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
27 146.8 Troubleshooting connection loss (continued)
25 101.7 Is there any point to full host names in /etc/hosts ?
9 21.7 Machines on LAN
9 20.3 FTP and TFTP
8 21.0 Hardcoding Issues
8 15.4 dns, LAN and firewall
5 15.2 TFTP and FTP
5 14.4 iptables- block mac address
5 9.0 How to change TTL of Linux
5 8.7 Bandwidth optimisation

147 articles on 34 subjects
120 were followups (81.6%)
11 were crossposts (7.5%)

495.2 kbytes total
headers: 173.9kb 35.1%
quoted text: 120.2kb 24.3%
original text: 198.4kb 40.1%
signatures: 2.6kb 0.5%

Averages:
4.3 articles / subject
3.4 kbytes / article
14.6 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 20 **
Tuesday 15 *
Wednesday 32 ***
Thursday 24 **
Friday 33 ***
Saturday 4
Sunday 19 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
30 (20.4%) thunderbird 9 14.8%
30 (20.4%) slrn 4 6.6%
24 (16.3%) g2 16 26.2%
15 (10.2%) mozilla 6 9.8%
12 (8.2%) gnus 5 8.2%
7 (4.8%) microsoft 4 6.6%
6 (4.1%) tin 4 6.6%
5 (3.4%) pan 5 8.2%
5 (3.4%) knode 2 3.3%
4 (2.7%) news 1 1.6%

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...