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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 5 15.1 ErMejo ermejo@gmail.com
2 4 14.6 Moe Trin ibuprofin@painkiller.exam
3 3 14.2 Alex Degrassi alex@my.biz
4 3 6.5 Robert Harris robert.f.harris@blueyonde
5 3 6.2 Erasmo Acosta eacosta@yahoo.com
6 3 6.1 Rick Jones rick.jones2@hp.com
7 3 5.4 Pascal Hambourg boite-a-spam@plouf.fr.eu.
8 3 5.2 David Schwartz davids@webmaster.com
9 3 4.7 Geoff Lane datemasde.t1m@gishpuppy.c
10 2 7.8 wahjava@gmail.com (Ashi wahjava@gmail.com (Ashish
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32 85.8 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
36 posters
62 articles
152.6 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
27.8% of the posters
51.6% of the articles
56.2% of the bytes

Averages:
1.7 articles / poster
2.5 kbytes / article
4.2 kbytes / poster

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

The new posters accounted for:
11.1% of the posters
8.1% of the articles
6.6% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
11 28.5 Strange MTU Problem
8 21.3 Linux ignoring SYN packets
5 9.6 DNS glibc functions confused by trailing slash in host name
4 9.5 "drive could not be mapped because no network was found"
4 8.5 Getting a router to name-serve DHCP clients.
3 14.2 NewsMaestro Usenet Supertool v. 4.4.7 for Windows/Linux/Unix re
3 6.2 How to delete an entry in ARP
2 4.8 GRUB and re-boot
2 4.5 Trying to run an ssh server on a laptop behind a router... mtu
2 4.0 dhcp3-server (ubuntu) over non-default interface only

62 articles on 25 subjects
40 were followups (64.5%)
6 were crossposts (9.7%)

152.5 kbytes total
headers: 73.8kb 48.4%
quoted text: 23.4kb 15.3%
original text: 54.1kb 35.4%
signatures: 1.3kb 0.9%

Averages:
2.5 articles / subject
2.5 kbytes / article
6.1 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 6
Tuesday 5
Wednesday 6
Thursday 9
Friday 8
Saturday 10 *
Sunday 18 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Sender domain (from Message-ID):

posts domain
20 googlegroups.com 32.3%
4 net.ua 6.5%
4 az.us 6.5%
3 nerim.net 4.8%
3 hp.com 4.8%
3 datemas.de 4.8%
2 inetport.tld 3.2%
2 individual.net 3.2%
2 earthlink.com 3.2%
2 d.lf 3.2%

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
20 (32.3%) g2 11 30.6%
12 (19.4%) thunderbird 7 19.4%
5 (8.1%) tin 2 5.6%
5 (8.1%) mozilla 3 8.3%
4 (6.5%) slrn 1 2.8%
4 (6.5%) news 2 5.6%
3 (4.8%) pan 2 5.6%
2 (3.2%) gnus 1 2.8%
1 (1.6%) trn 1 2.8%
1 (1.6%) postdirect 1 2.8%

13 different newsreader have been used (versions unaccounted).

DISCLAIMER
Please, take the stats with a dash of salt,
quantity might not always imply quality.

Have lots of fun...