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What does "good luck doing sth" mean? Thank you!

(1) Good luck following that link you are told to follow, in an MS Windows Emacs
release, at least.

(2) "Good luck doing well in college while smoking weed, you're just going to get lazy and drop out like every stupid potlicker" -My Dad

Does is mean doing sth need good luck?

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    To say 'good luck' doesn't necessarily mean you NEED luck. It can be a way to tell someone you wish them well in their endeavors. In these examples the 'good luck' is sarcastic. Meaning, the success of the action in the sentence is not likely to happen.

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