Re: estamated number of Linux users?
- Date: Fri, 27 Oct 2017 14:44:18 -0200
- From: x9p <debian@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: estamated number of Linux users?
On 2017-10-27 14:27, Ric Moore wrote:
On 10/26/2017 11:21 PM, John Hasler wrote:
I don't know how meaningful its data are.
I wouldn't demean the Linux Counter effort calling it "Utterly
useless". Those folks have maintained the site since 1999 or so. It is
what it is... a database of users who have bothered to have themselves
counted as a Linux User. They don't claim to be anything else. Ric
Just for the fun of it, if really interested on that, maybe build a
script to parse the archives of the public mailing lists for the main
Linux distros, getting the last active unique emails for the past 6
months... and count them.
just an idea tough...