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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 12 41.7 Matt Giwer jull43@tampabay.REMover.r
2 6 19.0 Fei joey_qf@163.com
3 5 11.1 Baho Utot user@client.kumusta.org
4 4 10.4 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
5 4 8.0 Fabio Alemagna dont@spam.me
6 4 7.8 Jay Jay.Pompano@gmail.com
7 4 7.2 Bill Marcum bmarcum@iglou.com
8 3 7.0 farseer farseer@optonline.net
9 3 4.8 Davide Bianchi davideyeahsure@onlyforfun
10 3 4.7 Giovanni lsodgf0@home.net.it
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48 121.7 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
44 posters
96 articles
244.1 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
22.7% of the posters
50.0% of the articles
49.9% of the bytes

Averages:
2.2 articles / poster
2.5 kbytes / article
5.5 kbytes / poster

23 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 44 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
52.3% of the posters
45.8% of the articles
38.0% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
12 22.0 Fedora installer wont start with two hard disks
10 15.1 Is this a BIOS problem, a kernel problem or a user problem :-)
9 16.6 Ubuntu confusion?
8 27.1 A newbie - What are differences between Red Hat Linux 9 and Red
8 18.6 Permission denied when starting xterm
8 15.9 Installing Linux on a remote machine and *locally* running it
6 24.6 A newbie - What are differences between Red Hat Linux 9 and Red
5 12.4 Linux RH9 installation problem
4 9.3 sendmail hanging
3 9.5 Ubuntu and Windows dual-boot

96 articles on 25 subjects
76 were followups (79.2%)
0 were crossposts (0.0%)

243.5 kbytes total
headers: 104.8kb 43.0%
quoted text: 56.8kb 23.3%
original text: 74.2kb 30.5%
signatures: 7.7kb 3.2%

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

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 3
Tuesday 10 *
Wednesday 12 *
Thursday 19 *
Friday 25 **
Saturday 12 *
Sunday 15 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
25 (26.0%) g2 10 22.7%
16 (16.7%) thunderbird 10 22.7%
14 (14.6%) mozilla 3 6.8%
10 (10.4%) slrn 5 11.4%
7 (7.3%) tin 4 9.1%
7 (7.3%) pan 3 6.8%
4 (4.2%) gnus 2 4.5%
3 (3.1%) microsoft 2 4.5%
3 (3.1%) knode 2 4.5%
2 (2.1%) post-direct 1 2.3%

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 a lot of fun...