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kermi3
10-17-2001, 09:21 PM
Some stats about members of this site...

Avg member 19.85 posts
The Standard Deveation of these avg posts in 79.66 (wow)
The Median post is 2
There are 921 members.
The most (Govtcheez) has 1097 posts
210 diffrent people have 0.
188 have 1.
And 749 have 10 or fewer.

For all you statistics students:
Q1 is 1.
Q3 is 7.
That means that the middle 50% of all members have 1-7 posts. (so i guess after 2 the number of posts a person is likely to have goes way up).

Anyway...just some random things i thought you might like to know....and then probably comment on till it is dragged off to un obscure topic...ready...set...tagentize this topic! (i love making up verbs)

NOTE: ALL DATA IS AS OF 15:30gmt on 10/16/01

Govtcheez
10-17-2001, 09:44 PM
Actually, according to the empirical rule, won't approx 67% or so be between quartiles?

> The most (Govtcheez) has 1097 posts

Strange - a month ago I had over 1100...

SilentStrike
10-17-2001, 09:44 PM
"The Standard of these avg posts in 79.66 (wow) "

Is that the standard deviation? Never heard just "standard" before ;).

kermi3
10-17-2001, 09:47 PM
yes standard deveation...whoops hehe ...

"Actually, according to the empirical rule, won't approx 67% or so be between quartiles?"

But if I'm not mistaken (and I very well could be), doesn't this apply to only to the normal curve?

I think we're both slightly wrong...I'll look it up

Govtcheez
10-17-2001, 09:50 PM
> doesn't this apply to only to the normal curve?

Oops - my mistake... I think our curve would be a little more bottom heavy than that requires... (gimme a break - I'm only in my 2nd week of Prob&stat)

kermi3
10-17-2001, 09:50 PM
ok Q3-Q1= IQR which is the interval of the inner 50%...there so the IQR is 6. (and yes i know i can't spell/type)

gamegod3001
10-17-2001, 10:44 PM
Originally posted by kermi3
(and yes i know i can't spell/type)

doubleanti
10-17-2001, 11:09 PM
great job getting some hard data kermi... [do mods have access to a statistic database?]... this further proves my complaints... right on!

kermi3
10-18-2001, 05:25 AM
No there's no easy access data base...I just got bored and typed it all into my TI-83 calculator...lol

Kermi3

10-18-2001, 05:31 AM
>>> The Average Member on this site

... is fed up with the amount of time it is taking at the moment to edit a message!

kermi3
10-18-2001, 08:45 AM
hey I've editted a few times and it's only been bout 5-0 sec..that's in 56k...work in another window while it loads or something

oskilian
10-18-2001, 09:23 AM
20 posts/user?

people subscribe to this board just for the fun of it, but never post anything

Oskilian

Troll_King
10-18-2001, 01:25 PM
So are you the webmaster kermi3?

Fordy
10-18-2001, 02:32 PM
>>So are you the webmaster kermi3?

Yeah...come clean Kermi3.

10-19-2001, 02:22 AM
kermi3:

>>>
hey I've editted a few times and it's only been bout 5-0 sec..that's in 56k...work in another window while it loads or something
<<<

I just tried to edit a message of mine. When I clcked edit, the screen clears more or less instantly, after a second or two the logo and the "User CP" to "Home" buttons appear, then nothing. The progress bar is almost the whole way accross, and I sat with an otherwise blank screen. I finally gave up after 3 minutes. There is another thread complaining about this very same thing. It is not limited to me.

biterman
10-19-2001, 02:29 AM
the search button takes quite a while to load aswell. I'm on a 10mbps LAN, the connection to the outside world is 512kbps DSL i believe, it shouldn't take that long.

biterman

Troll_King
10-19-2001, 02:36 AM
Maybe they didn't use an efficient search algorithm.

biterman
10-19-2001, 02:39 AM
The search results load quickly, the search page is what takes a while to load.

biterman.

10-19-2001, 04:43 AM
>>> , the search page is what takes a while to load.

Yes, you're right. This is definitely something new. Come on guys, get this sorted.

kermi3
10-19-2001, 08:02 AM
Who I am is a mystery. The webmaster knows, and I know.That's enough. Isn't it?
As to the editting problem, it is beinging looked into and a solution will hopefully be forthcoming.

kermi3
10-19-2001, 02:26 PM
Actually I shall re word this so I can more vague. I am very close to the webmaster...

Fordy
10-19-2001, 03:46 PM
>>Actually I shall re word this so I can more vague. I am very close to the webmaster...

God damn it .....I should have known....siamese twins........

kermi3
10-19-2001, 05:26 PM
DAMN! you figured me out....maybe we should consider that surgery!!

Aran
10-19-2001, 06:22 PM
siamese twins? ehh... i prefer the superglue approach: kermi and the webmaster ran into each other (literally) at a superglue convention whilst they where both coated in the stuff, causing them to be stuck together, then, they both slipped and fell into a bucket of amnesia causing fluid, which made them both forget about this. When they wok up, the thought that they were siamese twins, even though they were only superglued together.

kermi3
10-19-2001, 08:36 PM
wow you're bringing back memories..but actually I do believe it was a Duct TApe convintion.

Fordy
10-20-2001, 01:10 AM
>>I do believe it was a Duct TApe convintion.

Whatever rocks your boat man......

LOL

DISGUISED
10-20-2001, 03:27 AM
although people don't always post.......doesn't mean that they aren't recieving valuable knowledge from this board......is posting really the point? ......or is learning?

10-20-2001, 03:53 AM
Some people have an obsession with these kind of stats, others don't give a damn. Do whatever feels right for you!

EvenFlow
10-20-2001, 07:59 PM
You forgot to mention how many brain cells have been destroyed on average by reading Ken's posts :D (only kidding Ken so don't get mad).

gamegod3001
10-20-2001, 08:03 PM
Do, not talk about ken like that, he is pefect, unlike somepeople. *coughevenflowcough*

EvenFlow
10-20-2001, 08:15 PM
There is no such thing as a perfect person gamegod.

gamegod3001
10-20-2001, 08:36 PM
:confused: :confused: :confused: