**Linux kernel mailing list threads**

# Linux kernel mailing list threads

## About this network

This bipartite network contains contributions of persons to various threads of the Linux kernel mailing list. An edge represents a post; left nodes are persons and right nodes represent threads in the mailing list.

## Network info

Code | LK |

Category | ⬤ Interaction |

Vertex type | Person, thread |

Edge type | Post |

Format | Bipartite |

Edge weights | Multiple unweighted |

Metadata | Timestamps |

Size | 421,599 = 379,554 + 42,045 vertices (persons + threads) |

Volume | 1,565,683 edges (posts) |

Unique volume | 599,858 edges (posts) |

Average degree (overall) | 8.2501 edges / vertex |

Average person degree | 37.238 edges / vertex |

Average thread degree | 4.6389 edges / vertex |

Fill | 4.2272 × 10^{–5} edges / vertex^{2} |

Maximum degree | 46,620 edges |

Wedge count | 1,002,436,389 |

Claw count | 6,092,500,829,448 |

Square count | 11,033,932 |

4-tour count | 4,099,266,604 |

Power law exponent (estimated) with d_{min} | 1.7510 (d_{min} = 14) |

Gini coefficient | 79.3% |

Relative edge distribution entropy | 80.8% |

Assortativity | –0.079021 |

Diameter | 22 edges |

90-percentile effective diameter | 5.66 edges |

Mean shortest path length | 4.61 edges |

Spectral norm | 1895.6 |

Algebraic connectivity | 0.0020417 |

Preferential attachment exponent | 0.015811 (Îµ = 1.1624) |

## Downloads

TSV file: | lkml_person-thread.tar.bz2 (8.20 MiB) |