# How to get "Monthly Stats" program?

Discussion in 'Perl Misc' started by Carl Hopkins, Jun 4, 2007.

1. ### Carl HopkinsGuest

Hello,

Where can I get the program that prints the "Monthly Stats" similar to
that shown below?

Thanks!

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Newsgroup 'alt.tv.survivor' - Monthly Stats 31-Oct-04
Generated by Roarmeister ()

Results are based on the messages I get from my news server and filled
in with a public news server.

Total Posts this period: 3591
Total Bytes this period: 3187335

------------------------START SECTION 'POSTERS'-----------------------

Number of posts by Person (386 people posted during this period)

TT = This Time
-1M = Last Time
-2M = Last Last Time
-3M = Last Last Last Time
AML = Average Message Lines
QP = Average Message Quoted Percent
PGM = Percentage of Group in Messages
PGB = Percentage of Group in Bytes

TT -1M -2M Person # AML QP PGM PGB
--- --- --- ------ ---- --- ----- ----- -----
1 1 2 Obveeus................... 345 28 33.2% 9.6% 10.0%
2 6 4 The Horny Goat............ 271 18 33.7% 7.5% 5.7%
3 3 9 Ed Stasiak................ 231 28 37.6% 6.4% 7.3%
4 --- --- Steven Litvintchouk....... 117 36 33.4% 3.3% 3.8%
5 8 --- AWF President Quayle...... 110 30 57.4% 3.1% 3.3%
6 12 84 Brandons of mass destructi 109 31 43.9% 3.0% 3.5%
6 7 26 AbstractSeqentia.......... 109 17 10.9% 3.0% 2.4%
6 4 39 Roarmeister............... 109 35 30.5% 3.0% 4.7%
9 16 --- Rue-nu-atu................ 75 18 37.6% 2.1% 1.1%
9 148 5 Jay....................... 75 24 58.2% 2.1% 2.0%
11 2 19 Tinas49ers................ 68 21 43.5% 1.9% 1.1%
12 26 88 Jeff Russell.............. 66 16 37.1% 1.8% 1.1%

Carl Hopkins, Jun 4, 2007

2. ### Paul LalliGuest

On Jun 4, 3:14 pm, (Carl Hopkins) wrote:

> Where can I get the program that prints the "Monthly Stats" similar to
> that shown below?

I don't know if there's an actual existing program available anywhere,
but you can certainly use Greg Bacon's News::Scan module to write one
pretty quickly...

http://search.cpan.org/~gbacon/News-Scan-0.53/News/Scan.pm

Paul Lalli

Paul Lalli, Jun 4, 2007

3. ### Paul LalliGuest

On Jun 4, 3:32 pm, Paul Lalli <> wrote:
> On Jun 4, 3:14 pm, (Carl Hopkins) wrote:
>
> > Where can I get the program that prints the "Monthly Stats" similar to
> > that shown below?

>
> I don't know if there's an actual existing program available anywhere,
> but you can certainly use Greg Bacon's News::Scan module to write one
> pretty quickly...
>
> http://search.cpan.org/~gbacon/News-Scan-0.53/News/Scan.pm

Ah, here we are. Greg actually included a program with that
distrobution, the eg/ directory: http://search.cpan.org/src/GBACON/News-Scan-0.53/eg/news-scan

Paul Lalli

Paul Lalli, Jun 4, 2007