Firstly thanks to all who replied, I have spent a long time
trying to resolve this. Basically there appears to be a bug which causes
this behaviour. Best resolution upgrade the system , next best resolution
edit the start-up scripts to send out a ping.
Thanks again to all
Technical support specialist (UNIX Systems)
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