TotalView Online Help : Chapter 3 Variable Window : View Menu Commands : View > Lock Address
View > Lock Address
Tells TotalView that it should keep the address at which it is evaluating information the same. That is, this freezes the address being used, not the data at that address. (Compare this to View > Freeze.)
Here are two examples of using this command:
If you need to look at a heap address access through a set of dive operations rooted in a stack frame that has become stale.
If you dive on a *this pointer to see the actual value after *this goes stale.
Note put on stack