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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 7 13.7 Ties ties.koot@gmail.com
2 6 14.4 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
3 5 11.9 Nico nkadel@gmail.com
4 5 9.6 The Natural Philosopher a@b.c
5 5 7.9 marijuanated@gmail.com marijuanated@gmail.com
6 5 7.6 Michael DeBusk chinos6398@mypacks.net
7 4 6.1 voipfc@googlemail.com voipfc@googlemail.com
8 4 5.9 John Hasler john@dhh.gt.org
9 3 5.0 jqpx37 jqpx37@iprive.com
10 3 4.9 Unruh unruh-spam@physics.ubc.ca
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47 87.1 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
50 posters
94 articles
204.6 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
20.0% of the posters
50.0% of the articles
42.5% of the bytes

Averages:
1.9 articles / poster
2.2 kbytes / article
4.1 kbytes / poster

29 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 50 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
58.0% of the posters
53.2% of the articles
44.6% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
17 28.5 Beating the dependency hell
10 23.6 XFree86 Update Killed my Gnome and KDE Desktops!
6 13.1 Linux x86 dual boot with FreeBSD 6.0 Help?
5 10.8 Problems after updating kernel
5 9.4 ntfs support
5 9.1 Need /dev/fb0 if no X windows?
5 7.8 How can I set my time display to my preference
4 7.2 can't mount DVD
3 4.9 FATAL: cannot change permissions of TTY
3 4.7 why don't export commands work in bash_profile

94 articles on 30 subjects
68 were followups (72.3%)
8 were crossposts (8.5%)

204.4 kbytes total
headers: 101.2kb 49.5%
quoted text: 32.3kb 15.8%
original text: 67.2kb 32.9%
signatures: 3.7kb 1.8%

Averages:
3.1 articles / subject
2.2 kbytes / article
6.8 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 10 *
Tuesday 12 *
Wednesday 27 **
Thursday 16 *
Friday 11 *
Saturday 8
Sunday 10 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
24 (25.5%) g2 12 24.0%
18 (19.1%) thunderbird 7 14.0%
13 (13.8%) slrn 8 16.0%
8 (8.5%) microsoft 6 12.0%
7 (7.4%) tin 2 4.0%
6 (6.4%) mozilla 5 10.0%
4 (4.3%) knode 4 8.0%
4 (4.3%) gnus 1 2.0%
3 (3.2%) nn 1 2.0%
2 (2.1%) vbulletin 2 4.0%

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...