Errors during apt-get install

I initially got this message when trying to install NUT. Now it appears ALL the time during apt-get.

Setting up udev (237-3ubuntu10.33) ...

Job for systemd-udevd.service failed because a timeout was exceeded.
See “systemctl status systemd-udevd.service” and “journalctl -xe” for details.
invoke-rc.d: initscript udev, action “restart” failed.

  • systemd-udevd.service - udev Kernel Device Manager
    Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/systemd-udevd.service; static; vendor preset: enabled)
    Active: activating (start) since Fri 2020-01-24 10:05:32 CST; 3ms ago
    Docs: man:systemd-udevd.service(8)
    man:udev(7)
    Main PID: 20562 ((md-udevd))
    Tasks: 1
    CGroup: /system.slice/systemd-udevd.service
    `-20562 (md-udevd)

Jan 24 10:05:32 bigdata01 systemd[1]: Starting udev Kernel Device Manager…
Jan 24 10:05:32 bigdata01 systemd-udevd[20562]: do_ypcall: clnt_call: RPC: Unable to send; errno = Operation not permitted
dpkg: error processing package udev (–configure):
installed udev package post-installation script subprocess returned error exit status 1


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