BSDstats: Stand up and be counted! -- November Statistics
wmoran at potentialtech.com
Wed Dec 5 14:00:00 PST 2007
In response to Tore Lund <toreld at netscape.net>:
> Marc G. Fournier wrote:
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> > Percentage Change in November from October:
> > Overall - 2.5%
> > Broken down as:
> > DesktopBSD + 31.8% ( 737 hosts)
> > DragonFly + 9.5% ( 23 hosts)
> > FreeBSD + 8.4% (5008 hosts)
> > GNU/kFreeBSD -100.0% ( 0 hosts)
> > MidnightBSD +133.3% ( 14 hosts)
> > MirBSD - 28.6% ( 5 hosts)
> > NetBSD + 7.2% ( 119 hosts)
> > OpenBSD + 11.3% ( 79 hosts)
> > PC-BSD - 13.5% (6551 hosts)
> When I go to www.bsdstats.org, I see these figures:
> This Month Percentage
> FreeBSD 5,041 67.5 %
Oh no! This is now 5044!
> PC-BSD 1,997 26.7 %
> DesktopBSD 241 3.2 %
> NetBSD 99 1.3 %
> OpenBSD 56 0.7 %
> DragonFly 24 0.3 %
> MidnightBSD 12 0.2 %
> So, what's happening here?
When you install the stats program it registers you, then the sites
statistics get updated.
> Is it too early in December for some BSD
> varieties to report yet?
I've no idea what you're imagining this program does ...
> Whatever the answer, PC-BSD has hardly lost
> more than 2/3 of its users since November, so something is fishy here.
> In any case, it would be nice to see a DATE somewhere on these pages.
Date of what? The stats are live.
> Thanks for your efforts, BTW. I just ran bsdstats myself.
See. This is your fault, if people like you keep installing it, the
numbers will keep changing!
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