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I have a test app which basically sends block of characters over USB by using NCM connection. When packet size is exact 512 bytes i see NCM is getting hung. By analyzing further i have found that it is related to handling usb endpoint ZLP request.

From open source i have found one link whic has fix for ZLP request, https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/stable/linux.git/commit/drivers/usb/dwc3/gadget.c?h=v4.9.138&id=04c03d10e507052cfce6910ddf34091196e79e1c

By taking the changes mentioned in above link i could solve the problem.

Code change which mentioned in the link has the USB EP request length is set to ZERO but ZLP buffer has been allocated of 1024 bytes.

+   request->length = 0;
+   request->buf = dwc->zlp_buf;

Is this allocating 1024 bytes of ZLP buffer required? What is the purpose of this buffer if request->length = 0;?

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