Atom text font bug


Hello all
I’ve been using Linux for a while now, I’ve used ubuntu 16.04, 17.04, 17.10, deepin and now I’ve switched to Parrot Linux based on Debian.

As you could perhaps see, there are a few distortions on the rightmost end of some letters -not always- which could get very annoying sometimes, tried to change the size of the text, the font, the theme, purged atom and reinstalled it, twice, eventually I decided to open Parrot from live USB boot to check, and the problem was the same. Note that Atom is preinstalled in Parrot along with a bunch of other software.
Thanks upfront.


Have a look at:
Editor font plays weird


Thanks! Didn’t know where to start.


Downgrading to libfreetype6_2.8-0.2_amd64.deb seems to solve it
after downloading the library cd to the folder and :
sudo dpkg -i libfreetype6_2.8-0.2_amd64.deb sudo apt-mark hold libfreetype6
Those seem to solve the issue :slight_smile:


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