"Ubuntu Xorg maintainer Bryce Harrington recently demonstrated
the BulletProof-X feature that is planned for inclusion in Ubuntu
7.10. BulletProof-X provides a failsafe mode which will ensure that
users never have to manually configure their graphics hardware
settings from the command line.
"If Xorg fails to start, the failsafe mode will initiate with
minimalistic settings, low resolution, and a limited number of