Luna is a modern text editor:
  • The program menu is located in every editor window, there is no main menu anymore.
  • Very fast load and save functions.
  • Skin resource management, for your own toolbar.
  • Line numbers can be faded in and scroll with the text.
  • Multifunctional plugin support, for integrating functions of other programs or plugin applications in an own menu and/or directly in the pop-up menu.
  • automatic detection (load/save) of file types of different systems (Atari, DOS/Win, Unix, Apple).
  • Many different cursor shapes.
  • Colors for text and background can be set.
  • Comprehensive file information, e.g. the number of words in the text.
  • Save single or multiple blocks possible.
  • Project manager for external, text-editing programs - e.g. the Luna text compiler.
  • Text formatting, automatic wrap.
  • Text shortcuts (text macros)
  • Simple script language with integrated function recorder.


Version/Release date: 2.10b4529 25/09/2002
Systems: TOS compatible
Status: Freeware
Programmer Richard-Gordon Faika
Compatibility: ◈ ST ◈ STE ◆ TT ◆ Falcon ◈ CT60
◈ Hades ◈ Milan ◈ FireBee
Resolutions: all
Supports: BubbleGEM OLGA GEMScript DHST Drag&Drop GDOS
Programming Language: GFA-Basic
Language: German, English


Availability: Atari Inside PD 274[?] (Luna)
CD-ROMs: ST-Computer Leser CD 07/2001 (Luna 1.56)
Articles: LUNA 1.1 - Ein neuer Stern am Texthimmel (ST-Computer 05/1999)
Preview: Luna 1.46 (ST-Computer 01/2000)
Luna 2.0 - Auf zu Runde 2! (ST-Computer 09/2001)
Luna 1.46 - Der Stern leuchtet noch heller (ST-Computer 03/2000)
Links: Richard-Gordon Faika
Standard support
Programs written in...
Pure C