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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 6 10.7 spike1@freenet.co.uk spike1@freenet.co.uk
2 5 12.7 Yellow Cat 1001webs@gmail.com
3 3 6.8 Jean-David Beyer jeandavid8@verizon.net
4 3 6.7 Almond almond@brothers.orgy
5 3 5.6 [H]omer spam@uce.gov
6 3 5.3 J.O. Aho user@example.net
7 3 5.1 xubunt6 xubunt6@none-mail.nl
8 2 27.7 FAQ (bi-weekly) comp.os.linux.setup-FAQ@w
9 2 5.7 Michael Heiming michael+USENET@www.heimin
10 2 5.0 Andrew Madsen andrew.madsen@harley-davi
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32 91.4 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
49 posters
81 articles
188.0 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
20.4% of the posters
39.5% of the articles
48.6% of the bytes

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

3 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 6 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
6.1% of the posters
7.4% of the articles
5.2% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
16 32.8 Dump Ubuntu and get Xubuntu
9 13.6 How much memory can a 32-bit kernel address?
8 16.5 Memory affinity
5 11.0 Which distribution to install?
4 8.8 Installing the Firestarter Firewall in Xubuntu
3 9.4 Flame: Dump Ubuntu and get a proper Linux
3 5.8 Older hardware and newer 2.4 kernels
3 5.4 How to enable DMA mode of /dev/hda?
3 5.4 Avaya wireless drivers broke w/ 2.6?
3 5.2 How to find out if the kernel is 32-bit or 64-bit.

81 articles on 25 subjects
62 were followups (76.5%)
26 were crossposts (32.1%)

187.9 kbytes total
headers: 83.9kb 44.6%
quoted text: 32.4kb 17.3%
original text: 64.6kb 34.4%
signatures: 7.0kb 3.7%

Averages:
3.2 articles / subject
2.3 kbytes / article
7.5 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 12 *
Tuesday 10 *
Wednesday 17 *
Thursday 2
Friday 24 **
Saturday 8
Sunday 8
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
17 (21.0%) g2 11 22.4%
16 (19.8%) thunderbird 9 18.4%
9 (11.1%) tin 4 8.2%
7 (8.6%) pan 4 8.2%
7 (8.6%) mozilla 4 8.2%
6 (7.4%) microsoft 4 8.2%
5 (6.2%) slrn 4 8.2%
3 (3.7%) news 1 2.0%
3 (3.7%) knode 3 6.1%
2 (2.5%) post-direct 1 2.0%

14 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...