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

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

Post by Michael Heimin » Tue, 20 May 2008 07:02:51



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

Top 10 posters for the period:

rank posts kbytes  name                    address










       ---  -----
        36   83.0  Total for top 10

Totals for the newsgroup:
  50 posters
  83 articles
  179.6 kbytes

The top 10 accounted for:
 20.0% of the posters
 43.4% of the articles
 46.2% of the bytes

Averages:
  1.7 articles / poster
  2.2 kbytes / article
  3.6 kbytes / poster

4 people posted for the first time this period.
They went on to post 4 articles altogether

The new posters accounted for:
    8.0% of the posters
    4.8% of the articles
    2.6% of the bytes

Top 10 subjects for the period:

posts kbytes   subject
 10     20.2   How to network a WinXP SP2 with a Debian Linux machine
  5     16.6   LDAP authentication using PAM between 2 Ubuntu machines
  4     10.0   NTPD howto?
  4      6.8   how to simulate network problems with iptables
  4      5.4   DHCP + static IP on the same network?
  3      8.3   how to find age of IP
  3      6.4   Anyone know how to make the iptables connection tracking table
  3      6.3   NFS changes between 2.6.8 and 2.6.24
  3      6.2   Anyone know how to make the iptables connection tracking table
  3      5.9   Does anyone know how to debug Routing Policy Database (RPDB)?

83 articles on 41 subjects
  51 were followups (61.4%)
  1 were crossposts (1.2%)

179.6 kbytes total
  headers:         91.1kb   50.7%
  quoted text:     29.1kb   16.2%
  original text:   58.5kb   32.6%
  signatures:       0.9kb    0.5%

Averages:
  2.0 articles / subject
  2.2 kbytes / article
  4.4 kbytes / subject

Postings per weekday:

Day        posts
  Monday       3  
  Tuesday     20  **
  Wednesday   11  *
  Thursday     4  
  Friday      15  *
  Saturday     9  
  Sunday      21  **
                 (*=10 posts)

Top 10 Sender domain (from Message-ID):

posts   domain
  34    googlegroups.com            41.0%
   5    cnntp.org                    6.0%
   4    nerim.net                    4.8%
   3    individual.net               3.6%
   3    att.net                      3.6%
   2    xs4all.nl                    2.4%
   2    snarked.org                  2.4%
   2    home.test                    2.4%
   2    gnu.org                      2.4%
   2    edtnps92.edtnps92            2.4%

Top 10 Newsreader used (accumulated):

posts           newsreader       user
  34 (41.0%)    g2               21  42.0%
  10 (12.0%)    thunderbird       7  14.0%
   8  (9.6%)    pan               5  10.0%
   6  (7.2%)    slrn              4   8.0%
   6  (7.2%)    microsoft         2   4.0%
   4  (4.8%)    mozilla           1   2.0%
   4  (4.8%)    knode             4   8.0%
   3  (3.6%)    gnus              2   4.0%
   1  (1.2%)    postdirect        1   2.0%
   1  (1.2%)    forte             1   2.0%

10 different newsreader have been used (versions unaccounted).

DISCLAIMER
Please, take the stats with a dash of salt,
quantity might not always imply quality.

Have lots of fun...