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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 4 9.3 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
2 4 7.9 The Natural Philosopher a@b.c
3 3 10.0 Ulrich.Teichert@gmx.de Ulrich.Teichert@gmx.de
4 3 9.2 Matthew256 PRESENT321@gmail.com
5 3 7.4 Beta Beta@alpha.com
6 3 7.4 Keith Keller kkeller-usenet@wombat.san
7 3 6.7 The Ghost In The Machin ewill@sirius.tg00suus7038
8 3 6.6 Mark Bratcher mbratch.UN@SPAM.rochester
9 3 5.7 Matt Giwer jull43@tampabay.REMover.r
10 3 5.2 Darren Salt news@youmustbejoking.demo
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32 75.5 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
53 posters
88 articles
203.5 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
18.9% of the posters
36.4% of the articles
37.1% of the bytes

Averages:
1.7 articles / poster
2.3 kbytes / article
3.8 kbytes / poster

2 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 2 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
3.8% of the posters
2.3% of the articles
1.0% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
6 17.4 Installing old linux on new RAID hardware
6 13.3 Installing new system drive, doesn't work?
6 11.7 download linux server with PHP 4 on windowx xp
6 10.0 Where did the upper right hand menu go?
5 8.9 Problem with configuring Telnet
5 7.6 I have no printer, where is lpr printing?
4 11.6 Moving /home
4 7.4 Running Linux (which version) in a Virtual Machine for Windows
4 7.3 Stats comp.os.linux.setup (last 7 days)
3 9.4 Debian Question: linux-image-2.6...-k7 vs. linux-image-2.6...-a

88 articles on 34 subjects
65 were followups (73.9%)
5 were crossposts (5.7%)

203.1 kbytes total
headers: 92.7kb 45.6%
quoted text: 34.5kb 17.0%
original text: 69.0kb 34.0%
signatures: 6.9kb 3.4%

Averages:
2.6 articles / subject
2.3 kbytes / article
6.0 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 27 **
Tuesday 11 *
Wednesday 9
Thursday 6
Friday 5
Saturday 20 **
Sunday 10 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
15 (17.0%) g2 12 22.6%
14 (15.9%) thunderbird 5 9.4%
12 (13.6%) slrn 7 13.2%
6 (6.8%) tin 3 5.7%
6 (6.8%) microsoft 4 7.5%
5 (5.7%) mozilla 4 7.5%
5 (5.7%) knode 3 5.7%
4 (4.5%) pan 4 7.5%
3 (3.4%) nn 1 1.9%
3 (3.4%) gemini 1 1.9%

17 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...