Footprint pad question

Hi all
This is the footprint of my component in pcbnew:

This is the footprint of my component in footprint editor:

What is the gold thin contour around the pads?

That is the indicator for the pad or net clearance.

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So, as long as they don’t thouch I’m safe, right?

It is just a visual aid to show what DRC will enforce.

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and DRC stands for? (sorry)

Clearance indicator shows where the nearest cooper is allowed to be and not where the next clearance indicator is allowed to be so they can touch.

DRC = ladybird in top toolbar.

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Design Rules Check

An attempt to check that your board can be made by the PCB fab and won’t have shorts or opens

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