Date and Time Commands

dly - Delay for a set period of milli seconds

Purpose: Delays the execution of a program by the specified number of milli-seconds.

Syntax dly delayms Pushers No Returns Nothing

Examples dly 100 wait 100ms dly 1000 wait 1sec

Notes

This command does not delay the command line or other functions when run in a program.

Standard Delays The following is a table of standard delays built into JackBord:

Examples d50 wait 50ms d500 wait 0.5secs

rtimer1, rtimer2, rtimer3 - Reset system timer no 1 2 or 3

Purpose

Reset system timer no 1 back to 0. This timer counts in milli-seconds from the time it was last reset and is available via the /timer1 system variable.


Syntax

rtimer1


Notes

The format is the same for the other 3 system timers.

e.g. rtimer2 and rtimer3