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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 13 21.0 Jurgen Haan jurgen@fake.tld
2 6 18.0 Shadow_7 wwwShadow7@NOSPAMyahoo.co
3 6 10.7 sb5309@yahoo.com sb5309@yahoo.com
4 6 10.5 Unruh unruh-spam@physics.ubc.ca
5 4 22.0 Moe Trin ibuprofin@painkiller.exam
6 4 6.6 Pascal Hambourg boite-a-spam@plouf.fr.eu.
7 4 6.5 Greg Russell me@privacy.net
8 3 6.3 Eric B. ebenze@hotmail.com
9 3 5.9 ianbrn@gmail.com ianbrn@gmail.com
10 3 5.6 Topi Maenpaa topi.maenpaa@intopii.fi.f
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52 113.1 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
58 posters
118 articles
238.9 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
17.2% of the posters
44.1% of the articles
47.4% of the bytes

Averages:
2.0 articles / poster
2.0 kbytes / article
4.1 kbytes / poster

3 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 3 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
5.2% of the posters
2.5% of the articles
1.5% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
10 20.4 Wireless internet access through LAN
8 31.2 Strange routing / NAT issue
8 22.9 Routing to multiple interfaces
7 14.5 Disadvantages/Advantages of IPv6 in Linux
7 10.7 copying whole directories CLI ftp client
6 8.6 Small Linux Print Server
6 8.2 Network cards: eth0 - eth3 ?
5 11.7 Secure VNC with SSL problem
5 9.1 Routing to multiple gateways from a single NIC
5 7.8 How to destroy tun device (created by ssh -w)?

118 articles on 43 subjects
86 were followups (72.9%)
3 were crossposts (2.5%)

238.8 kbytes total
headers: 126.9kb 53.2%
quoted text: 43.8kb 18.3%
original text: 65.5kb 27.4%
signatures: 2.5kb 1.1%

Averages:
2.7 articles / subject
2.0 kbytes / article
5.6 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 13 *
Tuesday 13 *
Wednesday 15 *
Thursday 27 **
Friday 25 **
Saturday 9
Sunday 16 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
34 (28.8%) g2 19 32.8%
25 (21.2%) thunderbird 10 17.2%
13 (11.0%) pan 5 8.6%
12 (10.2%) slrn 6 10.3%
6 (5.1%) nn 1 1.7%
5 (4.2%) tin 3 5.2%
5 (4.2%) mozilla 3 5.2%
4 (3.4%) microsoft 2 3.4%
4 (3.4%) gnus 3 5.2%
2 (1.7%) knode 2 3.4%

14 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...