Date: Sat, 27 Jul 2019 20:40:10 +0200 From: Kristian Fiskerstrand <k_f@...too.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> Subject: Re: Statistics for distros lists updated for 2019Q2 On 26.07.2019 13:07, Solar Designer wrote: > On Fri, Jul 26, 2019 at 12:25:47PM +0200, Kristian Fiskerstrand wrote: >> On 26.07.2019 10:16, Solar Designer wrote: > Even if we set it to zero, it'd continue to skew the > averages. So we should probably consistently exclude non-positive > embargo periods from the calculation of averages. Will you, please? > Sure > This brings up and leaves open the question of what to do with very > short embargo periods like a few hours. My suggestion is that we > continue to include them in the averages, but also add calculation and > reporting of median embargo times (also excluding just the non-positive > embargo periods from the calculation of the medians). Can you do it, > please? Adding medians is no problem > > The non-positive embargo periods should probably continue to be listed > in the detail table, but a (foot)note should be added explaining that > they're excluded from the calculations. That's also no issue, that said; likely won't spend too much time in front of computer the next week. -- Kristian Fiskerstrand OpenPGP keyblock reachable at hkp://pool.sks-keyservers.net fpr:94CB AFDD 3034 5109 5618 35AA 0B7F 8B60 E3ED FAE3 Download attachment "signature.asc" of type "application/pgp-signature" (489 bytes)
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