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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 4 8.1 David Schwartz davids@webmaster.com
2 3 7.9 Charles Tryon chucktryon@yahoo.com
3 3 7.7 phiveohtwo@gmail.com phiveohtwo@gmail.com
4 3 7.4 Doug Laidlaw doug@dougshost.invalid
5 3 6.8 Ignoramus7955 ignoramus7955@NOSPAM.7955
6 3 6.4 Pascal Hambourg boite-a-spam@plouf.fr.eu.
7 2 5.5 Robert Harris robert.f.harris@blueyonde
8 2 5.2 Ashish Shukla =?UTF-8?B wahjava@gmail.com
9 2 5.0 tvr390@hotmail.com tvr390@hotmail.com
10 2 4.9 JamesNichols3@gmail.com JamesNichols3@gmail.com
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27 65.0 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
66 posters
94 articles
216.9 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
15.2% of the posters
28.7% of the articles
30.0% of the bytes

Averages:
1.4 articles / poster
2.3 kbytes / article
3.3 kbytes / poster

6 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 6 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
9.1% of the posters
6.4% of the articles
5.2% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
8 18.4 Windows / Linux password interplay
8 17.6 iptables question with multiple interfaces
8 17.6 How to become a wireless station
5 8.7 How to access a shared windows folder.
4 8.4 measure time on internet ..??
4 7.5 Traffic through subinterfaces
3 8.3 2xNAT, 2xDHCP, Modem, Router "is this a messy network??"
3 6.5 After a while all outbound connections get stuck in SYN_SENT
3 6.5 Trying to understand relationship between Xinetd and Netcat
3 6.1 What limits data transfer speed?

94 articles on 38 subjects
66 were followups (70.2%)
1 were crossposts (1.1%)

216.8 kbytes total
headers: 103.2kb 47.6%
quoted text: 39.4kb 18.2%
original text: 72.8kb 33.6%
signatures: 1.5kb 0.7%

Averages:
2.5 articles / subject
2.3 kbytes / article
5.7 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 15 *
Tuesday 10 *
Wednesday 18 *
Thursday 20 **
Friday 15 *
Saturday 7
Sunday 9
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
29 (30.9%) g2 20 30.3%
17 (18.1%) thunderbird 11 16.7%
10 (10.6%) pan 8 12.1%
9 (9.6%) slrn 6 9.1%
7 (7.4%) microsoft 5 7.6%
6 (6.4%) knode 4 6.1%
4 (4.3%) mozilla 2 3.0%
2 (2.1%) nn 1 1.5%
1 (1.1%) trn 1 1.5%
1 (1.1%) tin 1 1.5%

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...