Debug Configurations - OS Awareness tab
Use the OS Awareness tab in the Debug Configurations dialog box to inform the debugger of the Operating System (OS) the target is running. This enables the debugger to provide additional functionality specific to the selected OS.
Figure 15-68 OS Awareness tab
Multiple options are available in the drop-down box and its content is controlled by the selected platform and connection type in the Connection tab. OS awareness depends on having debug symbols for the OS loaded within the debugger.