Random noise in editor


#1

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.

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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


#2

Have a look at these:

Editor font plays weird

Bad text rendering in Atom because of Freetype library


#3

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