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Elite on the BBC Micro

Keyboard: GETYN [Master version]

Name: GETYN [Show more] Type: Subroutine Category: Keyboard Summary: Wait until either "Y" or "N" is pressed
Context: See this subroutine in context in the source code References: This subroutine is called as follows: * SVE calls GETYN

Returns: C flag Set if "Y" was pressed, clear if "N" was pressed
.GETYN JSR t \ Scan the keyboard until a key is pressed, returning \ the ASCII code in A and X CMP #'Y' \ If "Y" was pressed, return from the subroutine with BEQ PL6 \ the C flag set (as the CMP sets the C flag, and PL6 \ contains an RTS) CMP #'N' \ If "N" was not pressed, loop back to keep scanning BNE GETYN \ for key presses CLC \ Clear the C flag RTS \ Return from the subroutine