Strange Font when installing it on Deepin 15.7


This is what I see when I ran it. What can I do to remove this strange pixels?


What’s the output of atom -v? Also, how did you install Atom (I’m not familiar with Deepin)?


It’s likely an issue with FreeType


Atom : 1.22.1
Electron: 1.6.15
Chrome : 56.0.2924.87
Node : 7.4.0

I installed Atom with Deepin Store


Ahhh yeah, that was a FreeType issue as @idleberg mentioned, it was fixed in 1.25 (the original issue is

If you can use one of the officially supported installation methods, that should get you on the latest versions of Atom:

The latest beta is 1.32.0-beta3 and the latest stable is 1.31.2.


Thanks a lot!
Installed a newer version