And as to the end of the war being anticlimactic - well, it was apparently good enough for (here I go) Deep Space Nine to rip off. After all that fighting, Odo just talks the "Female Shape Shifter" into stopping? Hm. Original.
"Now, get the hell out of"--oops, wait, no swearing in the 24th century.
"Now, get out of our galaxy!"--err, quadrant, sorry.