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Elite on the BBC Micro

Text: cmn (Disc version)

Name: cmn [View in context] Type: Subroutine [Compare versions] Category: Text Summary: Print the commander's name
Print control code 4 (the commander's name). Other entry points: ypl-1 Contains an RTS
.cmn JSR MT19 \ Call MT19 to capitalise the next letter (i.e. set \ Sentence Case for this word only) LDY #0 \ Set up a counter in Y, starting from 0 .QUL4 LDA NA%,Y \ The commander's name is stored at NA%, so load the \ Y-th character from NA% CMP #13 \ If we have reached the end of the name, return from BEQ ypl-1 \ the subroutine (ypl-1 points to the RTS below) JSR TT26 \ Print the character we just loaded INY \ Increment the loop counter BNE QUL4 \ Loop back for the next character RTS \ Return from the subroutine