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February 21, 2010 by

There are some news to share about the OS2World Bounty System:

1) Mpeg2Schnitt port had been closed. The bounty prize of $84 was awarded to Ronald Brill for its ProjectX port and both sponsors agreed with this.

Ronal Brill decided to donate the bounty prize to the QT4 port.

Project X can be downloaded at:

2) The Interface InnoTek's font-engine bounty had been claimed Herwig Bauernfeind
The bounty is going to be open for a week to give the oportunity to get comments on the forum and to raise the money donated to this project.

Currently this bounty is at $100. If you want to donate money click the PayPal button of the following page.

You can comment this bounty at the Forum at:,95.msg14639.html


The Bounty system is a community effort to raise money get software developed and ported to eComStation and OS/2.

I will like to remind you all the Bounties that are open at The Open bounties are the ones that had money assigned by sponsors.


  • OS/2 native port of Java 6 ($340)
  • Icon routines in OS/2 ($310)
  • Virtual Box port ($292)
  • Extend multimedia support for OS2 & eCS ($235)
  • SAGE OS/2-eCS Port ($225)
  • GemPlus PC400 driver support ($215)
  • TrueCrypt port ($200)
  • OpenWengo port ($185)
  • Common File Open/Save Dialog ($180)
  • SWTSwing ($175)
  • Skype for OS/2 ($130)
  • Standard Windowing Toolkit (SWT) OS/2 Port ($125)
  • Universal Webcam drivers ($110)
  • USB extended keyboard driver ($105)
  • Interface InnoTek's font-engine ($100)
  • PCMCIA USB 2.0 cards drivers ($100)
  • Maul XHTML import handler ($100)
  • Port of FreeMat ($100)
  • OS2 & eCS kernel ($75)
  • Porting free gnat ADA 2005 compiler on OS/2 ($50)
  • Firewire Driver Development ($50)
  • Native OS/2 Port of Lotus Notes 8.5 ($50)
  • General Win32 Plugin for Mozilla/Firefox ($50)
  • OS/2 device drivers for Minolta filmscanners ($50)
  •  VLC player Port ($45)
  • GTK+ 2.x (The GIMP Toolkit) port ($30)
  • Porting AbiWord ($25)

This are the Bounties that do not have sponsors yet. This bounties had been suggested but they still have no paying sponsors.

  • Special Functionality for Evoluent Mouse under OS2-eCS
  • Tuniac port - Tuniac/2
  • Pidgin (Instant Messaging Client) Port
  • Alice 3D programming environment Port
  • Emacs Port
  • AEFS security improvements
  • VTun (Virtual Tunnel Driver) Port
  • VPNC Port (Client for Cisco VPN Concentrator)
  • Filezilla client Port
  • wxWidgets Improved GUI
  • QT 4.x framework Port
  • Moonlight Port
  • The Mono project Port
  • cdrtfe Port
  • InfraRecorder Port
  •  Xara Xtreme Port
  •  HyperEngine-AV Port
  • MediaCoder port

To suggest a new bounty visit also.

Plus, every bounty has a forum thread when users and developers can post comments and disscuss it.,31.0.html

You may also contact me directly at martin @

Thanks to all the Bounty Sponsors.

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