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cookie jar

(programming)
An area of memory set aside for storing cookies. Most commonly heard in the Atari ST community; many useful ST programs record their presence by storing a distinctive magic number in the jar. Programs can inquire after the presence or otherwise of other programs by searching the contents of the jar.

cookie jar

(security)
A cracker term for the password file of a multi-user computer.
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Mrs Cook received assistance from the Leadership Fund in developing The Cookie Jar, which will open at 12 Bailiffgate, Alnwick, at the end of the month,
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