11.19 Cache Data view

Use the Cache Data view to examine the contents of the caches in your system. For example, L1 cache or TLB cache. You must enable Cache debug mode in the DTSL Configuration Editor dialog.

Select the cache you want to view from the CPU Caches menu.
Figure 11-24 Cache Data view (showing L1 TLB cache)
Cache Data view (showing L1 TLB cache)

Alternatively, you can use the cache list and cache print commands in the Commands view to show information about the caches.

Note

Cache awareness is dependent on the exact device and connection method.

Toolbar and context menu options

Linked: context
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 drop-down 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 options:
New Cache Data View
Displays a new instance of the Cache 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.
Refresh
Refreshes the view.
Freeze Data
Toggles the freezing of data in the current view. The value of a variable cannot change if the data is frozen.
Editing context menu options
The following options are available on the context menu when you right-click a value:
Copy
Copies the selected value.
Select All
Selects all text.
Related concepts
6.17 About debugging caches
Related reference
11.44 DTSL Configuration Editor dialog box
11.14 Memory view
Related information
DS-5 Debugger cache commands
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