OS Data view
Use the OS Data view to display OS awareness information for RTOSs. You can view details about tasks, semaphores, mutexes, and mailboxes.
See About OS awareness for information about OS awareness support in DS-5.
NoteThe OS Data view is not used when debugging Linux applications. To view the running threads information for Linux applications, use the Debug Control view.
To view information, select a table from the list.
Figure 11-33 OS Data view (showing Keil CMSIS-RTOS RTX Tasks)
NoteData in the OS Data view depends on the selected data source.
Toolbar and context menu options
Links this view to the selected connection in the Debug Control view. This is the default. Alternatively you can link the view to a different connection. If the connection you want is not shown in the list, you might have to select it first in the Debug Control view.
- Show linked data in other Data views
- Shows selected data in a view that is linked to another view.
- View Menu
This menu contains the following option:
- New OS Data View
Displays a new instance of the OS Data view.
- Update View When Hidden
Enables the updating of the view when it is hidden behind other views. By default, this view does not update when hidden.
Refreshes the view.
- Freeze Data
Toggles the freezing of data in the current view. Also, if the data is frozen, the value of a variable cannot change.
- Editing context menu options
The following options are available on the context menu when you select a variable value for editing:
Copies the selected value.
- Select All
Selects all text.