This represents the culmination of many years work at modding and patching the
Windows 95 edition of Command & Conquer: Red Alert. See
features.txt for a
list of added features. The complete feature list also includes the following
The complete patch also includes game data files fixes and additions. These aren't included in this repository yet but will be added in the future once a command line tool to build MIX files is finished. (MIX files are files archives loaded by the game.)
Windows binaries of the tools to modify
ra95.dat are in
tools/. Users of
other OSes can find the tools' source at in the
nasm-patcher repo. RA-specific
patches are in
src/. Just run
build.cmd from the root directory with
ra95.dat present to compile the tools and apply the patches.
git clone email@example.com:cnc-patch/ra303p.git
The PE section insert tool, "extpe" might not be production quality for anything else than Red Alert. I hope it can be perfected to add a section to any image without causing problems for the running program.
In alphabetical order
This patch couldn't have been made without the help of the following persons:
If your work is used by this patch and you're not listed here, our apologies in advance. Please send one of the authors a message and we'll rectify the issue.
The following known issues exist:
Red Alert 1 configuration tool
GDI and OpenGL re-implementation of the DirectDraw API for classic Command & Conquer games for better compatibility with Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Wine
portable mini build of Red Alert 1