;This program counts the number of one bits found in byte 01FFH, and
;put the count (a number between 0 and 8) into location 0200H.
;
;
        mov al, byte ptr 01ffH          ;get the input
        mov byte ptr 0200h, 0           ;zero out count of "1" bits
        mov bl, 8                       ;shift left 8 times
lp:     add al, al                      ;double number = shift left
        jnc checkend
        add byte ptr 0200h, 1
checkend: sub bl, 1
        jnz lp
        hlt
        end