Plugin Development



I am new to Atom but really like it so far.

I am interested in creating a simple package to start.

Is there a way to run a terminal command when creating a package?
For example, just execute a command on the terminal from the current directory.

I want to make something where you click a button and it will zip the project folder
but any command would do just to get started.



This is the official tutorial for package creation:


See or similar packages. You want to use the BufferedProcess.