summaryrefslogtreecommitdiffstats
path: root/Documentation
diff options
context:
space:
mode:
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
-rw-r--r--Documentation/user/variables.rst8
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/user/variables.rst b/Documentation/user/variables.rst
index ddfd485..cb1296c 100644
--- a/Documentation/user/variables.rst
+++ b/Documentation/user/variables.rst
@@ -46,9 +46,11 @@ currently running barebox, while changing a nv variable changes the
behaviour persistently over reboots.
nv variables can be created or removed with the :ref:`command_nv`
-command. The nv variables are made persistent using the environment
-facilities of barebox, so a :ref:`command_saveenv` must be issued to store the
-actual values.
+command.
+
+The nv variables are made persistent using the environment facilities of
+barebox. They are saved automatically to the storage medium whenever barebox
+shuts down (that is, a :ref:`command_reset` is issued or a kernel is started).
examples: