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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 10 24.2 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
2 9 28.7 Jean-David Beyer jeandavid8@verizon.net
3 8 26.5 ANTant@zimage.com ANTant@zimage.com
4 8 16.8 The Natural Philosopher a@b.c
5 7 21.8 Doug Laidlaw laidlaws@dougshost.invali
6 5 14.6 Matt Giwer jull43@tampabay.REMover.r
7 5 13.5 jjlindula@hotmail.com jjlindula@hotmail.com
8 5 7.2 Thomas Olschewski junk@innomic.de
9 4 10.5 Keith Keller kkeller-usenet@wombat.san
10 4 6.4 Chris Miller Chris@InfoGreat.com.nospa
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65 170.2 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
75 posters
161 articles
397.9 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
13.3% of the posters
40.4% of the articles
42.8% of the bytes

Averages:
2.1 articles / poster
2.5 kbytes / article
5.3 kbytes / poster

52 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 93 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
69.3% of the posters
57.8% of the articles
53.6% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
44 116.2 What do I need to conserve power on my old Linux box?
12 29.3 How to install a Linux Kernel Source in Fedora Core 6?
9 28.5 glibc upgrade issue
9 14.9 LVM problems
6 16.9 Vulnerability Assessment of a EAL 4 system
6 12.9 FC-6-i386-DVD.iso not recognized by vmlinuz
5 17.3 Xinerama + Radeon
5 14.5 Switching HDs, preserving "bootability"
4 10.2 XP and Ubuntu bootloader issue
4 5.7 File manager?

161 articles on 42 subjects
126 were followups (78.3%)
52 were crossposts (32.3%)

397.5 kbytes total
headers: 181.5kb 45.7%
quoted text: 95.6kb 24.1%
original text: 107.4kb 27.0%
signatures: 13.0kb 3.3%

Averages:
3.8 articles / subject
2.5 kbytes / article
9.5 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 24 **
Tuesday 17 *
Wednesday 56 *****
Thursday 26 **
Friday 15 *
Saturday 16 *
Sunday 7
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
27 (16.8%) g2 18 24.0%
25 (15.5%) thunderbird 9 12.0%
17 (10.6%) tin 2 2.7%
16 (9.9%) mozilla 8 10.7%
15 (9.3%) knode 6 8.0%
13 (8.1%) microsoft 4 5.3%
12 (7.5%) slrn 6 8.0%
6 (3.7%) pan 6 8.0%
6 (3.7%) gnus 4 5.3%
5 (3.1%) trn 3 4.0%

18 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...