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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 3 5.8 voipfc voipfc@googlemail.com
2 2 27.0 FAQ (bi-weekly) comp.os.linux.setup-FAQ@w
3 2 15.1 Matt Giwer jull43@tampabay.REMover.r
4 2 5.6 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
5 2 5.4 The Natural Philosopher a@b.c
6 2 4.3 Lew Pitcher lpitcher@teksavvy.com
7 2 3.5 =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Fran=E7o =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Fran=E7ois
8 2 3.4 Wayne Dernoncourt wayned@panix.com
9 2 2.6 Matthew256 PRESENT321@gmail.com
10 2 2.4 Esben I. raggamuffin.invalid@get2n
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21 75.2 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
32 posters
43 articles
126.4 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
31.2% of the posters
48.8% of the articles
59.5% of the bytes

Averages:
1.3 articles / poster
2.9 kbytes / article
3.9 kbytes / poster

2 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 3 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
6.2% of the posters
7.0% of the articles
4.0% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
9 17.4 Is there a means of automatically setting directory permissions
5 11.8 Diskless Print Server ??
3 17.8 Installing multiple external USB hard drives
3 10.1 Debian Question: linux-image-2.6...-k7 vs. linux-image-2.6...-a
3 6.0 YUM ERROR
3 5.2 Can cp (copy) use hard linking to save space like rsync snapsho
3 4.4 Error running nautilus as root
2 27.0 A new reader? Welcome to comp.os.linux.setup, read this first i
2 6.9 laptop display problems with Linux live CD
2 3.3 Windows Xp change my boot partition

43 articles on 16 subjects
31 were followups (72.1%)
3 were crossposts (7.0%)

126.3 kbytes total
headers: 45.9kb 36.4%
quoted text: 23.1kb 18.3%
original text: 55.6kb 44.0%
signatures: 1.7kb 1.3%

Averages:
2.7 articles / subject
2.9 kbytes / article
7.9 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 6
Tuesday 5
Wednesday 14 *
Thursday 3
Friday 8
Saturday 4
Sunday 3
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
14 (32.6%) g2 10 31.2%
11 (25.6%) thunderbird 7 21.9%
2 (4.7%) post-direct 1 3.1%
2 (4.7%) pan 2 6.2%
2 (4.7%) mozilla 2 6.2%
2 (4.7%) hogwasher 1 3.1%
1 (2.3%) xrn 1 3.1%
1 (2.3%) virtual 1 3.1%
1 (2.3%) tin 1 3.1%
1 (2.3%) slrn 1 3.1%

15 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...