$COPYRIGHT compiler directive

$COPYRIGHT compiler directive

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The $COPYRIGHT directive inserts legal copyright data into the object code.









textis the text of the copyright message. This must be enclosed in quotes.



The $COPYRIGHT directive allows a developer to embed a legal copyright notice in the compiled object code. This notice can be printed using the FIND.PROGRAM command.

If more than one $COPYRIGHT directive appears in a program, the last one determines the text to be inserted.


$COPYRIGHT and $* may appear in the same program. In this case, the copyright effectively forms the last line of the comment data.


The copyright text can also be supplied via the $BASIC.OPTIONS record.





$COPYRIGHT "Copyright Acme Software, 2011"



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