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Elite on the BBC Micro

Loader: Elite loader (Part 3 of 4) (Disc version)

Name: Elite loader (Part 3 of 4) [View in context] Type: Subroutine Category: Loader Summary: Pause for a surprisingly long time (7.67 seconds) so people can enjoy the Acornsoft loading screen
.ENTRY3 LDA #129 \ Call OSBYTE with A = 129, X = &FF and Y = 2 to scan LDY #2 \ the keyboard for &2FF centiseconds (7.67 seconds) LDX #&FF JSR OSBYTE LDA #15 \ Call OSBYTE with A = 129 and Y = 0 to flush the input LDY #0 \ buffer JSR OSBYTE JMP ENTRY4 \ Jump to ENTRY4 to load and run the next part of the \ loader SKIP 63 \ These bytes appear to be unused EQUB &32 SKIP 13