(ISSUE 25): Author Malcom Allison discovered a few bugs in the
original program when converting it to another machine and has sent
in the following amendments.
DESIGNER LABELS (ISSUE 26): Several readers
had a problem with printing large labels. Gordon Sinclair tells us
that the solution is to simply delete CHR$(20) in lines 1930 and
GREAT BRITAIN LTD (ISSUE 27): John Foden spotted a couple of
minor errors in the listing and suggests the following amendments to
the name input routine.
Lines 455 and 490 should be deleted and :GOTO 430
should be added to the end of line 480. In addition A$ should be
DIMensioned to 25 in line 160 otherwise line 480 will never execute.
A couple of other amendments are to delete the
quotation marks from around CHR$(125) in line 660 and delete the
inverse quotation mark in line 2520
COMPUTER GAMMON (ISSUE 27): Peter Guerrier has
discovered that if your opponent presses his fire button when it is
your move the computer accepts it as your move. Alter line 495 to
495 IF STRIG(PLR) THEN 400
See also Dave Hitchens' article elsewhere.