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


Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes name address
1 13 32.5 Chris Chris@infogreat.com
2 7 19.9 Ant ANTant@zimage.com
3 7 15.7 jayjwa jayjwa@vdrl.ath.cx.invali
4 7 12.5 Bill Marcum marcumbill@bellsouth.net
5 6 14.5 Unruh unruh-spam@physics.ubc.ca
6 5 15.7 Jean-David Beyer jeandavid8@verizon.net
7 5 11.5 Chris Cox ccox_nopenothis@airmail.n
8 5 9.7 Tom Newton tom@server.invalid
9 5 8.7 Brian S. Paskin brian@paskino.com
10 4 11.3 mike3 mike4ty4@yahoo.com
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64 152.0 Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
53 posters
132 articles
314.1 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
18.9% of the posters
48.5% of the articles
48.4% of the bytes

Averages:
2.5 articles / poster
2.4 kbytes / article
5.9 kbytes / poster

1 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 1 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
1.9% of the posters
0.8% of the articles
0.3% of the bytes


Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes subject
17 32.5 Distro with mail server?
16 33.8 time sync? time servers give wrong time
15 36.0 Headless fun
5 13.4 Does kernel 2.6 include an NSA backdoor?
4 14.0 [novice] I wrecked my partition table.
4 11.1 Prob w/ virtual terminals
4 10.2 Using ctrl-alt-F# keys crashes KDE and X.
4 10.1 Debian not installing on computer, "killing interrupt handler"
4 9.3 serial port setup
4 5.6 http install

132 articles on 41 subjects
103 were followups (78.0%)
18 were crossposts (13.6%)

313.8 kbytes total
headers: 138.4kb 44.1%
quoted text: 63.1kb 20.1%
original text: 100.2kb 31.9%
signatures: 12.1kb 3.9%

Averages:
3.2 articles / subject
2.4 kbytes / article
7.7 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day posts
Monday 25 **
Tuesday 24 **
Wednesday 15 *
Thursday 17 *
Friday 25 **
Saturday 11 *
Sunday 15 *
(*=10 posts)

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts newsreader user
30 (22.7%) g2 10 18.9%
24 (18.2%) slrn 9 17.0%
14 (10.6%) thunderbird 6 11.3%
12 (9.1%) gnus 3 5.7%
7 (5.3%) mozilla 1 1.9%
7 (5.3%) microsoft 3 5.7%
6 (4.5%) nn 1 1.9%
5 (3.8%) evolution 1 1.9%
3 (2.3%) tin 1 1.9%
3 (2.3%) pan 3 5.7%

20 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...