Is named parameters in method call supposed to be supported in 1.7.3?

Bill
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Wai-Sun Chia <waisun.chia / hp.com> wrote:
> Why doesn't this work?
> class Song
>        def initialize(name, artist, duration)
(deleted)
> a = Song.new("name"=>"foo", "artist"=>"bar", "duration"=>3)
> ./ha.rb:11:in `initialize': wrong number of arguments(1 for 3) 
> ruby 1.7.3 (2002-09-30) [i386-linux-gnu]