Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: "Brian G. Peterson" <brian@×××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] SearchSecurity.com: 'Linux patch problems: Your distro may vary'
Date: Wed, 09 Aug 2006 14:54:50
Message-Id: 200608090942.04172.brian@braverock.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] SearchSecurity.com: 'Linux patch problems: Your distro may vary' by Eilverijus Kondratas
On Wednesday 09 August 2006 07:53, Eilverijus Kondratas wrote:
> ) I don't think that this calculation can be used for future > planings: " what system will be better". Statisticaly we should > apply "z" or atleast "t" statistics instead of simple average. > > Generaly speaking, calculations given in an article are the simplest > ones tought in primary school. I did not find anything from > advanced statistics according to which the rating could be applied.
So, perhaps we should request the data-set from the authors and apply some more (re)gressive statistics to the problem. Regards, - Brian -- gentoo-security@g.o mailing list