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authorChristian Eggers <>2020-02-04 14:50:42 +0100
committerSascha Hauer <>2020-02-10 09:09:53 +0100
commit537d89f68d54cb1f72477d11e25e6fe4cac8e99d (patch)
tree4fda7e3826153f13621553e030fd516b58ac157a /Documentation
parent298c3ffe3afb0d3d1b538b2ccb95f44efa37f4ce (diff)
doc: bootchooser: Fix barebox-state example
- Fix prefix - attemps --> attempts - add missing equal sign - Add 2 examples Signed-off-by: Christian Eggers <> Signed-off-by: Sascha Hauer <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/user/bootchooser.rst b/Documentation/user/bootchooser.rst
index 1680ea7..8456e11 100644
--- a/Documentation/user/bootchooser.rst
+++ b/Documentation/user/bootchooser.rst
@@ -112,7 +112,9 @@ In case only the booted system itself knows when it is in a good state,
it can report this to the bootchooser from Linux userspace using the
*barebox-state* tool from the dt-utils_ package.::
- barebox-state -s bootstate.<target>.remaining_attemps <reset-value>
+ barebox-state [-n <state variable set>] -s [<prefix>.]<target>.remaining_attempts=<reset-value>
+ barebox-state -n system_state -s bootstate.system1.remaining_attempts=3
+ barebox-state -s system1.remaining_attempts=3
If instead the bootchooser can detect a failed boot itself using the
:ref:`reset reason <reset_reason>` (WDG), one can mark the boot successful