How to install Red Alert 1 on Linux


For debian based distros (Ubuntu, Mint...) Download the following package: cncredalert_1.0_all.deb

For other linux distros please install wine:i386
After installing, start RA1installer.exe
RA1installer will take care of your wine/ddraw settings, there is no need to change anything.

You can also try PlayOnLinux

How to install Red Alert 1 on Mac OS X


Download multi player (LAN/Skirmish/Online): CnCNet_Wineskin_Mac_OSX.zip

Download single player campaign: Porting kit





Alternative ways to install the game (complicated, only use PlayOnMac if the above downloads are not working)

PlayOnMac Tutorial

Click "install"



Click "Install a non-listed program" at the bottom





Choose "install a program in a new virtual drive"







Click browse, choose RA1installer.exe and install the game



Enjoy the game!




Red Alert 1 Installer