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MacRuby: TDG Hello_World Syntax error

Hello_World.rb example in Chapter 1 of MacRuby: The Definitive Guide gives syntax error under Mountain Lion. Where should I look for help? [I downloaded the code; this is not a typo by me.]

Here's the error as reported by TextWrangler:

hello_world.rb:25: syntax error, unexpected tSYMBEG, expecting kDO or '{' or '('

The line in question reads:


In context, it is part of this statement:

window = NSWindow.alloc.initWithContentRect([200, 300, 300, 100],

As I said above, I'm not sure where I should be looking for help on this: perhaps this is the right place.
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