Any way to list the top X commenters, by # of comments?

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19 May, 2017 04:32 AM

Someone posted such a list years ago, forgot who. Obviously it can be done on the back end (I've worked with SQL). The top 100 would be nice. Someone posted a diary about how Gooserock has 175k (which is insane btw), so my curiosity is piqued. Is there any way to do this via the search feature?

  1. 1 Posted by siab on 19 May, 2017 05:06 PM

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    Sure. Go to Search/Users, change By Activity: to Last Commented, and click the Search button. When you have the list of users who have commented, click the arrow above Comments to sort by number of comments. It should be high to low, but if it isn't, click the arrow again to change that.

    Search is currently not working (at least on my computer, so it may be a while)

  2. 2 Posted by siab on 19 May, 2017 05:09 PM

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    Correction - User search is working, but it times out on the full dataset. Hasn't in the past, so I assume it will be corrected.

  3. 3 Posted by siab on 19 May, 2017 05:12 PM

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