nfsd: wake blocked file lock waiters before sending callback

When a blocked NFS lock is "awoken" we send a callback to the server and
then wake any hosts waiting on it. If a client attempts to get a lock
and then drops off the net, we could end up waiting for a long time
until we end up waking locks blocked on that request.

So, wake any other waiting lock requests before sending the callback.
Do this by calling locks_delete_block in a new "prepare" phase for
CB_NOTIFY_LOCK callbacks.

Fixes: 16306a61d3b7 ("fs/locks: always delete_block after waiting.")
Reported-by: Slawomir Pryczek <>
Cc: Neil Brown <>
Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <>
Signed-off-by: J. Bruce Fields <>
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