Share and enjoy!
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1. Commonly found at the end of software release announcements
and README files, this phrase indicates allegiance to the
hacker ethic of free information sharing (see hacker ethic).
2. The motto of the Sirius Cybernetics Corporation (the
ultimate gaggle of incompetent suits) in Douglas Adams's
"Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy". The irony of using this
as a cultural recognition signal appeals to freeware
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