Starting load fallback graphics devices [fail]

Posted September 1, 2013 8.3k views
Finally figured out how to read the boot.log to find the error seen during bootup. Starting load fallback graphics devices [fail] Any ideas how to fix this error? Ubuntu droplet

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What image is your droplet based on and did you upgrade Ubuntu recently?
I did not upgrade Ubuntuu. I switched to another droplet - using an image taken from a 2G which had been resized from a 512 to 1G to 2G ...
What version of Ubuntu are you using?
lsb_release -a
No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu 12.10
Release: 12.10
Codename: quantal
uname -a
Linux 3.5.0-17-generic #28-Ubuntu SMP Tue Oct 9 19:31:23 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux