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Elite on the BBC Micro

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Name: checksum0 Type: Variable Category: Copy protection Summary: Checksum for the entire main game code
This byte contains a checksum for the entire main game code. It is populated by elite-checksum.py and is used by the encryption checks in elite-loader.asm (see the CHK routine in the loader for more details).
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SKIP 1 \ This value is checked against the calculated checksum \ in part 6 of the loader in elite-loader.asm
SKIP 1 \ This value is checked against the calculated checksum \ in part 5 of the loader in elite-loader.asm (or it \ would be if this weren't an unprotected version)
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