Random noise in editor


Hard to describe but I’m seeing some messy noise in the editor that makes it difficult to see if there’s some punctuation where the is none. Best described with a screen shot.


You’ll see in the word Google the lower case ‘g’ has some noise or artifact following it. Similarly the ‘E’ in Error.

Debian Buster, Atom 1.22.1


Have a look at these:

Editor font plays weird

Bad text rendering in Atom because of Freetype library


Thanks! I did try to search but couldn’t find the right terms to use :smiley:

More specifically: https://github.com/atom/atom/issues/15737#issuecomment-340522754