For joystick #1 use a unit# of 0. For joystick 2 use a unit# of 1.
The returned value value is a bit code which can be decoded as follows:
Since each direction has its own bit, combinations are possible: for example, UP+LEFT+FIRE returns a value of 19.
Note: The version of JOYST shipped in version 1.0 returns different values for up, down, left, right & fire.
Note: The version of JOYST shipped in version 1.1 has a bug which can return un-predictable results or cause TurboForth to crash in some circumstances. An alternative version of JOYST can be installed in a block and used when required, as presented below:
HEX CODE: JOYST C054 0221 0006 06C1 020C 0024 30C1 020C 0006 3541 06C1 0541 0241 001F C501 020C 8328 C80C 83D6 0300 0002 0300 0000 ;CODE DECIMAL