Terminal front looks crooked

Hello, I have some issue with the front in fish? my terminal shows fuzzy letters.

inxi output

 ╭─algori@thmus in ~
 ╰─λ sudo garuda-inxi
[sudo] password for algori:
  Kernel: 6.4.5-zen1-1-zen arch: x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 13.1.1
    parameters: BOOT_IMAGE=/@/boot/vmlinuz-linux-zen
    root=UUID=48637f32-6542-4b8d-9034-f859ede8855e rw
    rootflags=subvol=@ quiet rd.udev.log_priority=3
    vt.global_cursor_default=0 systemd.unified_cgroup_hierarchy=1
    resume=UUID=73407c84-654f-4dc0-9a0c-af4b77f8503c loglevel=3 ibt=off
  Desktop: Xfce v: 4.18.1 tk: Gtk v: 3.24.36 info: xfce4-panel
    wm: bspwm v: 0.9.10 dm: LightDM v: 1.32.0 Distro: Garuda Linux
    base: Arch Linux
  Type: Laptop System: Hewlett-Packard product: HP EliteBook Folio 9480m
    v: A3009DD10303 serial: <filter> Chassis: type: 10 serial: <filter>
  Mobo: Hewlett-Packard model: 22DA v: KBC Version 92.15
    serial: <filter> UEFI: Hewlett-Packard v: M85 Ver. 01.33
    date: 10/27/2015
  ID-1: BAT0 charge: 32.3 Wh (95.8%) condition: 33.7/33.7 Wh (100.0%)
    volts: 16.5 min: 14.8 model: Hewlett-Packard Primary type: Li-ion
    serial: <filter> status: not charging
  Info: model: Intel Core i7-4600U socket: BGA1168 (U3E1) note: check
    bits: 64 type: MT MCP arch: Haswell gen: core 4 level: v3 note: check
    built: 2013-15 process: Intel 22nm family: 6 model-id: 0x45 (69)
    stepping: 1 microcode: 0x26
  Topology: cpus: 1x cores: 2 tpc: 2 threads: 4 smt: enabled cache:
    L1: 128 KiB desc: d-2x32 KiB; i-2x32 KiB L2: 512 KiB desc: 2x256 KiB
    L3: 4 MiB desc: 1x4 MiB
  Speed (MHz): avg: 2697 high: 3300 min/max: 800/3300
    base/boost: 2100/3700 scaling: driver: intel_cpufreq
    governor: performance volts: 0.7 V ext-clock: 100 MHz cores: 1: 3300
    2: 3300 3: 2095 4: 2096 bogomips: 21549
  Flags: avx avx2 ht lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3
  Vulnerabilities: <filter>
  Device-1: Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics
    vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: i915 v: kernel arch: Gen-7.5
    process: Intel 22nm built: 2013 ports: active: eDP-1 empty: DP-1,
    DP-2, HDMI-A-1, HDMI-A-2 bus-ID: 00:02.0 chip-ID: 8086:0a16
    class-ID: 0300
  Device-2: Chicony HP HD Webcam driver: uvcvideo type: USB rev: 2.0
    speed: 480 Mb/s lanes: 1 mode: 2.0 bus-ID: 2-7:5 chip-ID: 04f2:b477
    class-ID: 0e02 serial: <filter>
  Display: x11 server: X.Org v: 21.1.8 compositor: Picom v: git-c4107
    driver: X: loaded: intel unloaded: modesetting alternate: fbdev,vesa
    dri: i965 gpu: i915 display-ID: :0 screens: 1
  Screen-1: 0 s-res: 1366x768 s-dpi: 96
    s-size: 361x203mm (14.21x7.99") s-diag: 414mm (16.31")
  Monitor-1: eDP-1 mapped: eDP1 model: ChiMei InnoLux 0x14a4
    built: 2014 res: 1366x768 hz: 60 dpi: 112 gamma: 1.2
    size: 310x170mm (12.2x6.69") diag: 355mm (14") ratio: 16:9
    modes: 1366x768
  API: OpenGL Message: Unable to show GL data. Required tool glxinfo
  Device-1: Intel Haswell-ULT HD Audio vendor: Hewlett-Packard
    driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus-ID: 00:03.0 chip-ID: 8086:0a0c
    class-ID: 0403
  Device-2: Intel 8 Series HD Audio vendor: Hewlett-Packard 8
    driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus-ID: 00:1b.0 chip-ID: 8086:9c20
    class-ID: 0403
  API: ALSA v: k6.4.5-zen1-1-zen status: kernel-api tools: N/A
  Server-1: JACK v: 1.9.22 status: off tools: N/A
  Server-2: PipeWire v: 0.3.75 status: off tools: pw-cli
  Server-3: PulseAudio v: 16.1 status: active (root, process) with:
    1: pulseaudio-alsa type: plugin 2: pulseaudio-jack type: module
    tools: pacat,pactl,pavucontrol
  Device-1: Intel Ethernet I218-LM vendor: Hewlett-Packard
    driver: e1000e v: kernel port: 5080 bus-ID: 00:19.0 chip-ID: 8086:155a
    class-ID: 0200
  IF: enp0s25 state: down mac: <filter>
  Device-2: Intel Wireless 7260 driver: iwlwifi v: kernel pcie: gen: 1
    speed: 2.5 GT/s lanes: 1 bus-ID: 08:00.0 chip-ID: 8086:08b1
    class-ID: 0280
  IF: wlo1 state: up mac: <filter>
  Device-1: Intel Bluetooth wireless interface driver: btusb v: 0.8
    type: USB rev: 2.0 speed: 12 Mb/s lanes: 1 mode: 1.1 bus-ID: 2-4:3
    chip-ID: 8087:07dc class-ID: e001
  Report: bt-adapter ID: hci0 rfk-id: 0 state: down
    bt-service: enabled,running rfk-block: hardware: no software: yes
    address: <filter>
  Local Storage: total: 238.47 GiB used: 60.64 GiB (25.4%)
  SMART Message: Required tool smartctl not installed. Check
  ID-1: /dev/sda maj-min: 8:0 vendor: SanDisk model: SD7TB3Q-256G-1006
    size: 238.47 GiB block-size: physical: 4096 B logical: 512 B
    speed: 6.0 Gb/s tech: SSD serial: <filter> fw-rev: 0306 scheme: GPT
  ID-1: / raw-size: 229.42 GiB size: 229.42 GiB (100.00%)
    used: 60.64 GiB (26.4%) fs: btrfs block-size: 4096 B dev: /dev/sda2
    maj-min: 8:2
  ID-2: /boot/efi raw-size: 256 MiB size: 252 MiB (98.46%)
    used: 562 KiB (0.2%) fs: vfat block-size: 512 B dev: /dev/sda1
    maj-min: 8:1
  ID-3: /home raw-size: 229.42 GiB size: 229.42 GiB (100.00%)
    used: 60.64 GiB (26.4%) fs: btrfs block-size: 4096 B dev: /dev/sda2
    maj-min: 8:2
  ID-4: /var/log raw-size: 229.42 GiB size: 229.42 GiB (100.00%)
    used: 60.64 GiB (26.4%) fs: btrfs block-size: 4096 B dev: /dev/sda2
    maj-min: 8:2
  ID-5: /var/tmp raw-size: 229.42 GiB size: 229.42 GiB (100.00%)
    used: 60.64 GiB (26.4%) fs: btrfs block-size: 4096 B dev: /dev/sda2
    maj-min: 8:2
  Kernel: swappiness: 133 (default 60) cache-pressure: 100 (default)
  ID-1: swap-1 type: zram size: 7.64 GiB used: 0 KiB (0.0%)
    priority: 100 dev: /dev/zram0
  ID-2: swap-2 type: partition size: 8.8 GiB used: 0 KiB (0.0%)
    priority: -2 dev: /dev/sda3 maj-min: 8:3
  System Temperatures: cpu: 48.0 C mobo: N/A
  Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A
  Processes: 227 Uptime: 10m wakeups: 1 Memory: total: 8 GiB
  available: 7.64 GiB used: 3.02 GiB (39.5%) igpu: 32 MiB Init: systemd
  v: 253 default: graphical tool: systemctl Compilers: gcc: 13.1.1
  clang: 15.0.7 Packages: pm: pacman pkgs: 1406 libs: 396
  tools: pamac,paru Shell: garuda-inxi (sudo) default: Bash v: 5.1.16
  running-in: alacritty inxi: 3.3.28
Garuda (2.6.16-1):
  System install date:     2021-09-03
  Last full system update: 2023-07-25 ↻
  Is partially upgraded:   No
  Relevant software:       timeshift NetworkManager mkinitcpio
  Windows dual boot:       No/Undetected
  Failed units:

btw. I did a reboot sec ago and before this inxi output

thank you for supporting!

Could you please explain what you mean?
I edited your terminal text: please do not use Blockquotes, but rather something like this (much more readable):

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thank you, I already saw the changes and looked up by editing how to.

the letters have space problems, I would say, some are overlaying while others have a bigger gab, than some normal letter order in between.

This looks more an alacritty configuration issue rather than a fish one.
Have you changed the configuration recently?
Look e.g.

Pay attention to the comment:

Edit to add: FantasqueSans Nerd Font Mono is now FantasqueSansM Nerd Font Mono [emphasis added]

And if necessary, as usual, check also the Arch Wiki, e.g.:


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