seems to have 'gone away' ... the only changes I made to the system was deleting some unneeded device notifications and having Vera Alerts update itself afterwards. I suspect there was old info in Vera Alerts that was trying to load and Vera didnt like it.
Man, MIOS is simply crap. Reminds me of Windows 3.1 ... constant problems but you were so committed to it for the apps you ran it was too painful to move away from. As the saying goes... damn'd if you, damn'd if you don't