• You can only have one active bounty at a time.
  • You can post multiple bounties to one question, sequentially.



Note that you have 2 active bounties - the one which really is active, and the one you previously awarded and is not active. The screenshot below demonstrates this for 1 active bounty and 4 prior awarded bounties posted on the same question.

Screen shot showing 5 active bounties


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    +1 for the HaaH comic panel. OK, also for the bug, but you get it. – Matthew Read Aug 10 '11 at 20:15

In the next build, since you can only have one bounty active at a time, we'll show only the latest on that question...which is the correct data on that tab.


This bug seems to have returned when multiple simultaneous bounties were enabled.


The duplicates were removed from the list, but are still included in the total value of active bounties:

  • Yep, as a result of those changes this again needs a query change - it will be fixed in the next build. – Nick Craver Sep 6 '11 at 14:24
  • @NickCraver: I've updated my post; there's still a related bug on that page. – Jeremy Banks Sep 8 '11 at 15:26
  • @Jeremy try again tomorrow ... I fixed the queries up – waffles Sep 12 '11 at 6:54
  • @waffles: Yup, fixed, thanks. – Jeremy Banks Sep 12 '11 at 13:20

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