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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 7 22.2 habibielwa7id fouad012@gmail.com
2 7 16.4 David Schwartz davids@webmaster.com
3 6 36.8 tek kevindu28@yahoo.com
4 5 10.4 Pascal Hambourg boite-a-spam@plouf.fr.eu.
5 4 16.3 wahjava@gmail.com (Ashi wahjava@gmail.com (Ashish
6 4 11.6 Henrik Uhrenfeldt henrik@uhrenfeldt.dk
7 4 7.6 Robert Harris robert.f.harris@blueyonde
8 3 11.4 CCW c.c.wood@gmail.com
9 3 10.2 Luis Angel Fernandez Fe laffdez@gmail.com
10 3 7.9 MohsinHijazee mohsinhijazee@gmail.com
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46 150.9 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
80 posters
147 articles
373.7 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
12.5% of the posters
31.3% of the articles
40.4% of the bytes

Averages:
1.8 articles / poster
2.5 kbytes / article
4.7 kbytes / poster

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

The new posters accounted for:
7.5% of the posters
4.1% of the articles
3.1% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
14 37.2 Force an application to use the IP I want for outgoing packets
7 18.8 Problem seeing correct originating IP in Ubuntu linux
7 17.3 What is avahi daemon?
7 15.4 how to create new pertition of HDD on Linux
7 14.7 Building a Firewall out of a Laptop
7 12.9 how to block outgoing UPNP?
5 32.5 Samba - FC7 / Windows XP
5 13.5 USB wifi adaptor and WPA network
5 10.9 disable encryption in ssh
5 8.9 wifi ap over usb

147 articles on 51 subjects
106 were followups (72.1%)
1 were crossposts (0.7%)

373.6 kbytes total
headers: 173.4kb 46.4%
quoted text: 79.4kb 21.3%
original text: 116.7kb 31.2%
signatures: 4.1kb 1.1%

Averages:
2.9 articles / subject
2.5 kbytes / article
7.3 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 10 *
Tuesday 20 **
Wednesday 26 **
Thursday 31 ***
Friday 23 **
Saturday 18 *
Sunday 19 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
51 (34.7%) g2 27 33.8%
18 (12.2%) thunderbird 9 11.2%
16 (10.9%) slrn 10 12.5%
16 (10.9%) pan 8 10.0%
14 (9.5%) gnus 6 7.5%
8 (5.4%) mozilla 3 3.8%
6 (4.1%) knode 3 3.8%
5 (3.4%) tin 4 5.0%
2 (1.4%) microsoft 2 2.5%
1 (0.7%) xrn 1 1.2%

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...