No, way too obvious an explanation. 'org_bibeault' is a code generator written by Tom, named in honor of the Ol' Rye Grain muffins cooked by Bear's granny that helped to keep us alive during the gruelling coding marathons that led to the creation of this book.
I'm kidding, of course. You're right, Bear wrote that chapter.
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