Re: AMD Compatibility
The processor is fine, The mobo must have proper support for UEFI, but if it is of recent build, it will likely give you no problems. ASUS is especially good with Linux. The biggest issue is actually video. What video were you thinking?
After video, these forums have seen posts about USB, audio and network, but video is the biggest problem by far.
Newb: How far must I jump to clear the ledge halfway down?
Guru: It's bad to jump off cliffs. Let's look at better options.
Newb: Stop harping about "best practices" and just tell me.