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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 5 11.9 zeno geoffrey.froner@gmail.com
2 3 6.5 JOHN MATHEW mathew.melbin@gmail.com
3 3 6.3 Jean-David Beyer jeandavid8@verizon.net
4 3 4.7 Malfy corrado@negrisud.it
5 3 4.0 Peter Chant REMpeteOVE@CAPpetezilla.I
6 2 26.7 FAQ (bi-weekly) comp.os.linux.setup-FAQ@w
7 2 5.8 Bill galaxyblue63@gmail.com
8 2 5.2 The Ghost In The Machin ewill@sirius.tg00suus7038
9 2 4.4 John reply@newsgroup.com
10 2 3.9 Ogre rossz@sonic.net
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27 79.5 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
35 posters
56 articles
150.5 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
28.6% of the posters
48.2% of the articles
52.8% of the bytes

Averages:
1.6 articles / poster
2.7 kbytes / article
4.3 kbytes / poster

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

The new posters accounted for:
5.7% of the posters
3.6% of the articles
1.7% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
7 10.2 VSFTPD - file size
6 13.4 System slowdown/freeze
6 10.8 How to setup a Terminal Server on Linux EL5
5 12.6 The out-of-memory killer.
4 8.9 Authentication Problem for SquirrelMail
4 6.5 grub/mbr/not primary hd
3 7.0 Using VMWare to boot linux patition.
3 5.3 Smooth Core 5 install sails right into stage2Read error
2 26.7 A new reader? Welcome to comp.os.linux.setup, read this first i
2 3.4 DVD reader access error

56 articles on 24 subjects
38 were followups (67.9%)
5 were crossposts (8.9%)

150.4 kbytes total
headers: 60.3kb 40.1%
quoted text: 17.9kb 11.9%
original text: 69.8kb 46.4%
signatures: 2.3kb 1.6%

Averages:
2.3 articles / subject
2.7 kbytes / article
6.3 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 8
Tuesday 2
Wednesday 18 *
Thursday 10 *
Friday 9
Saturday 6
Sunday 3
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
23 (41.1%) g2 12 34.3%
7 (12.5%) thunderbird 4 11.4%
6 (10.7%) knode 4 11.4%
3 (5.4%) slrn 2 5.7%
3 (5.4%) mozilla 2 5.7%
3 (5.4%) gnus 3 8.6%
2 (3.6%) pronews 1 2.9%
2 (3.6%) post-direct 1 2.9%
2 (3.6%) opera 1 2.9%
2 (3.6%) microsoft 2 5.7%

11 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...