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Strange gray spaces in test copied from Konsole

Every time I copy and paste text from Konsole - the KDE default console tool - to LibreOffice Writer the text is full of gray block characters (areas, blocks, artifacts). Thy seems to represent space, or some other white-space, character. It all looks horrible, please see for yourself. What are they? How to get rid of them?

screenshot of LibreOffice Writer with strange ugly gray blocks in text

If they do represent some kind of space " " character, why some spaces ended normally and only some turned gray?

Notes: OS: Linux; Distribution: openSuse 15.1; Desktop: KDE; LibreOffice 6.1.5.2 (with Gtk/Gnome integration)

No such issue on Windows; no gray spaces when copying test from putty or cmd to Writer.

Strange gray spaces in test copied from Konsole

Every time I copy and paste text from Konsole - the KDE default console tool - to LibreOffice Writer the text is full of gray block characters (areas, blocks, artifacts). Thy seems to represent space, or some other white-space, character. It all looks horrible, please see for yourself. What are they? How to get rid of them?

screenshot of LibreOffice Writer with strange ugly gray blocks in text

If they do represent some kind of space " " character, why some spaces ended normally and only some turned gray?

Notes: OS: Linux; Distribution: openSuse 15.1; Desktop: KDE; LibreOffice 6.1.5.2 (with Gtk/Gnome integration)

No such issue on Windows; no gray spaces when copying test from putty or cmd to Writer.

Strange gray spaces in test text copied from Konsole

Every time I copy and paste text from Konsole - the KDE default console tool - to LibreOffice Writer the text is full of gray block characters (areas, blocks, artifacts). Thy seems to represent space, or some other white-space, character. It all looks horrible, please see for yourself. What are they? How to get rid of them?

screenshot of LibreOffice Writer with strange ugly gray blocks in text

If they do represent some kind of space " " character, why some spaces ended normally and only some turned gray?

Notes: OS: Linux; Distribution: openSuse 15.1; Desktop: KDE; LibreOffice 6.1.5.2 (with Gtk/Gnome integration)

No such issue on Windows; no gray spaces when copying test from putty or cmd to Writer.