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Elite on the BBC Micro

Text: printflag [6502SP version]

Name: printflag [Show more] Type: Variable Category: Text Summary: A flag that determines whether to send text output to the printer as well as the screen
Context: See this variable in context in the source code References: This variable is used as follows: * CHPR calls printflag * DOXC calls printflag * Main game loop (Part 5 of 6) calls printflag * TRADEMODE calls printflag

This flag can have the following values: * Bit 7: 1 = printer enabled 0 = printer disabled If the printer is enabled, then text output is sent to the printer as well as the screen. This is set when CTRL is held down when displaying a text screen, such as CTRL-f7 to print out the market prices for the current system.
.printflag EQUB 0