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OS/2 native port of Java 6


The Java 6 port to OS/2-eCS bounty had been claimed by Silvan Scherrer and his OpenJDK 6 port.

You can visit the project (binaries and source code) at:

 We had closed this bounty and paid the $340 prize we had accumulated.

 The Java 6 port still needs your help with funding. You can keep sponsoring this port at:


VLC port Bounty


 KO Myung-Hun had requested to claim this prize for his VLC port to OS2-eCS.

 His software port (Binaries and source code changelog) are available at hobbes:


Currently the bounty prize is USD $95. If anybody is willing to chip in for the prize before the bounty close (in aprox one week) please visit the following page and use the paypal button:


You can comment this bounty at the Forum at:,642.0.html



Other Bounties


I will like to remind you all the Bounties that are open at

As an sponsor you can also donate prize money.




* Icon routines in OS/2 ($310)

* OS2 & eCS kernel ($300.05)

* Virtual Box port ($292)

* SAGE OS/2-eCS Port ($225)

* Extend multimedia support for OS2 & eCS ($235)

* GemPlus PC400 driver support ($215)

* OpenWengo port ($185)

* Common File Open/Save Dialog ($180)

* SWTSwing ($175)

* TrueCrypt port ($150)

* Skype for OS/2 ($130)

* Standard Windowing Toolkit (SWT) OS/2 Port ($125)

* Universal Webcam drivers ($110)

* USB extended keyboard driver ($105)

* Port of FreeMat ($100)

* PCMCIA USB 2.0 cards drivers ($100)

* Maul XHTML import handler ($100)

* VLC player Port ($95)

* Firewire Driver Development ($50)

* Porting free gnat ADA 2005 compiler on OS/2 ($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)

* GTK 2.x (The GIMP Toolkit) port ($30)

* Porting AbiWord ($25)

* Intel Wired Gigabit Ethernet Driver e1000e port ($13)



The Rules


We had updated the Bounty Rules and are available for you to read at:



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 -at-


Thanks to all the Bounty Sponsors.

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