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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 16 46.7 Charles Russell NOSPAM@bellsouth.net
2 8 25.0 Unruh unruh-spam@physics.ubc.ca
3 6 13.8 David Schwartz davids@webmaster.com
4 4 12.8 Robert Harris robert.f.harris@blueyonde
5 4 9.3 Dave dmehler26@woh.rr.com
6 4 9.2 Stefan Monnier monnier@iro.umontreal.ca
7 4 9.1 Pascal Hambourg boite-a-spam@plouf.fr.eu.
8 3 6.0 david none@nospam.com
9 2 7.6 Charles Tryon chucktryon@yahoo.com
10 2 6.6 thewozza paulwozney@gmail.com
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53 146.0 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
46 posters
99 articles
255.9 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
21.7% of the posters
53.5% of the articles
57.1% of the bytes

Averages:
2.2 articles / poster
2.6 kbytes / article
5.6 kbytes / poster

5 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 5 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
10.9% of the posters
5.1% of the articles
3.2% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
36 106.7 Name resolution for local names using DHCP
12 28.2 2 NICs, 1 server
8 15.1 NTPd questions
5 12.2 help setting up first openvpn
5 9.9 Tunnel IMAP4/SSL through an HTTP proxy
4 10.7 Discovering DHCP linux device
4 7.4 configuring two nic
3 10.8 Windows / Linux password interplay
3 7.2 strange network problem
2 8.5 Google is Looking for Exceptional Engineers!

99 articles on 24 subjects
82 were followups (82.8%)
0 were crossposts (0.0%)

255.7 kbytes total
headers: 117.1kb 45.8%
quoted text: 79.7kb 31.2%
original text: 57.4kb 22.4%
signatures: 1.4kb 0.6%

Averages:
4.1 articles / subject
2.6 kbytes / article
10.7 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 35 ***
Tuesday 21 **
Wednesday 12 *
Thursday 10 *
Friday 10 *
Saturday 6
Sunday 5
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
27 (27.3%) thunderbird 8 17.4%
23 (23.2%) g2 14 30.4%
9 (9.1%) pan 5 10.9%
8 (8.1%) nn 1 2.2%
7 (7.1%) slrn 5 10.9%
5 (5.1%) knode 4 8.7%
5 (5.1%) gnus 2 4.3%
4 (4.0%) mozilla 1 2.2%
4 (4.0%) microsoft 1 2.2%
2 (2.0%) tin 2 4.3%

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...