Ubuntu 18.04.3 Freezes Randomly, amd radeon

Asked by Chris Studstill on 2020-01-11

I am brand new to Linux.
Dual booting with windows 10. No problems on that end.
I have put hours into this problem already, cannot find anything that works.
Mouse, screen, everything freezes or only screen and starts to cycle on and off.
Have been able to get almost a whole day out of it once, but then just now it happened in the middle of trying to reinstall.

Installing the amdgpu-pro caused it to no longer get past the boot, even, so the reinstall was to try and just start over.

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This question was originally filed as bug #1859302.

Brian Murray (brian-murray) said : #1

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We understand the difficulties you are facing, but it is better to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu if you are uncertain if they are bugs. You can also find help posting your problem in the support forum of your local Ubuntu's community http://loco.ubuntu.com/ or asking at http://askubuntu.com. For help on reporting bugs, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs.

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