Altai Joystick Interface
The Altai was made in
Taiwan. Essentially a copy of the PASE interface. It was grey,
this was black!
Of all the Oric joystick interfaces, this is probably the most common.
|ORIC/ATMOS JOYSTICK INTERFACE
This interface can be used with either Oric-1 or Oric Atmos
computers to control games written in either basic or machine code.
Many commercially available games are suitable for use with this kind
of .interface. Connection The interface connects with any standard
Atari compatible joystick, and either one or two joysticks can be used.
Simply plug the joystick(s) into the appropriate socket, and plug the
interface into the 20-pin port at the back of the computer. Make sure
that the power is switched off when connecting the interface. Using the
interface. Firstly, it is necessary to type in the program listed
opposite (Lines 9980- 9996). When this program is used, it will return
the values as shown every time you PEEK(#BFFE) (left joystick) or
PEEK(#BFFF) (right joystick). CSAVE the program before you RUN it - It
will crash if you have made any errors. Now try adding the lines
Pressing the FIRE button has the effect of subtracting 32 from the figure.
9980 DATA #4B,#AD,#01,#03
Change line 9991 to read:
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