Atom completely crashed and is causing major system disfunction on LMDE2


I reproduced the same catastrophe three times on Linux Mint Debian Edition 2 x64 Cinnamon.

Just by installing Atom 1.12.2, no matter the method, and running it the system goes completely nuts and turns unresponsive.

I’m completely stunned by this.


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