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  • chiugaating <chiugaating@yahoo.com>
    Subject: Re: wrong calculation of visits and sites stats?? I am experiencing the same problem. Does anybody know how to fix it? Thanks much. ~Chiu ... but
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      Subject: Re: wrong calculation of visits and sites stats??

      I am experiencing the same problem. Does anybody know how to fix
      it? Thanks much. ~Chiu



      --- In webalizer@yahoogroups.com, "ARADHANAK" <aradhanak@c...> wrote:
      > I joined the group just to investigate what Stefanos points out--
      but
      > I don't see the answer in the thread.
      >
      > Why do daily sites show higher than visits, every day, yet monthly
      > sites totals lower than visits?
      >
      > Aradhana Singh
      >
      >
      > --- In webalizer@y..., Stefanos Karasavvidis <stefos@m...> wrote:
      > > I'm using version 2.01 for windows from
      > > http://www.medasys-lille.com/webalizer/ under apache web server,
      > and
      > > under linux+apache
      > >
      > > The problem I'm going to describe seems to be present since
      version
      > 2.0
      > > was released and has to do with the calculation of visits and
      sites.
      > >
      > > What I noticed beginning with version 2.0 is that the daily
      > statistics
      > > graph and table shows often a larger number for sites than for
      > visits
      > > which is intuitively wrong (one would expect that the number of
      > sites is
      > > the upper limit for the number of visits, which get equal in the
      > case
      > > where there is only one visit to the site from each ip address).
      A
      > > simple explanation whould be that the visits are actually the
      sites
      > and
      > > the sites are actually the visits.
      > >
      > > The months summary numbers seem to be displayed correctly (much
      > more
      > > visits than sites)
      > >
      > > I also calculated the sum of visits and sites for a specific
      month
      > and
      > > compared it with what is displayed in the monthly summary. The
      > result
      > > was the following
      > >
      > > Month summary as dislplayed by webalizer
      > > visits: 17955
      > > sites: 11837
      > >
      > > Sum as calculated from daily stats
      > > visits 18064
      > > sites 19721
      > >
      > > As a summary: the numbers for visits and sites in the daily stats
      > seem
      > > to be wrong
      > >
      > > I have the same problem with several sites I'm running which all
      > run
      > > apache (different machnes). The problem was not present when
      > running the
      > > versions of webalizer prior to 2.0
      > >
      > > Any ideas ?
      > >
      > > Stefanos
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