BSDstats: Stand up and be counted! -- November Statistics
jerrymc at msu.edu
Thu Dec 6 08:17:40 PST 2007
On Wed, Dec 05, 2007 at 10:45:04PM -0400, Marc G. Fournier wrote:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> Hash: SHA1
> - --On Wednesday, December 05, 2007 23:40:07 +0100 Tore Lund
> <toreld at netscape.net> wrote:
> > Bill Moran wrote:
> >> Huh?
> > The figure for PC-BSD in November was 6551. When I checked earlier this
> > evening, it was 1997. I suppose this does NOT mean that 4554 PC-BSD
> > users have kicked the bucket. Probably, it means that many PC-BSD
> > systems have not YET reported to bsdstats in December. I think this way
> > of doing it does not serve the following purpose:
> >> The mission of this site is to compile semi-accurate numbers for
> >> advocacy and marketing of the *BSD operating systems.
> > For the fulfillment of this noble mission, it would be better to display
> > statistics for the last complete month to casual visitors. If people
> > want to see running counters, this could be done on a different page.
> Actually, what we should do is put a 'History' page off that main one that
> expands that chart to include the previous two or three months, as well as this
> one ... would be easier/faster to implement then a graph too ...
> Antony? Have a couple of minutes to whip that together? Maybe do it similar
> to the countries page, but instead of listing countries, list month/year?
> maybe go back 6 months?
Gee, maybe you could mine the data to do a 'most recent 31 days' report.
That should not show the dips and peaks in the middle of the month.
> - ----
> Marc G. Fournier Hub.Org Networking Services (http://www.hub.org)
> Email . scrappy at hub.org MSN . scrappy at hub.org
> Yahoo . yscrappy Skype: hub.org ICQ . 7615664
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
> Version: GnuPG v2.0.4 (FreeBSD)
> -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
> freebsd-questions at freebsd.org mailing list
> To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"
More information about the freebsd-questions