Did you not like the look of the arduino IDE but were stuck with it nevertheless? Not anymore, this package provides some essential features of the arduino IDE.
apm install arduino-upload
(Requires atom 1.10 or later)
Are you on windows and can't install because of the serialport package? Try installing the Visual C++ 2015 building tools!
arduino-upload:verify- Verifies the sketches (checking for error output), deletes all sources, though
arduino-upload:build- Builds the current sketch, the .hex, .elf, .eep and .bin are copied to the sketch directory
arduino-upload:upload- Uploads the current sketch to a connected arduino
arduino-upload:serial-monitor- Opens the serial monitor of a connected arduino
Verifying a program:
Good catch. Let us know what about this package looks wrong to you, and we'll investigate right away.