Error on Installation: checkinstall: unrecognized option '-j2'

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  • Following this documentation I encounter the following error during the installation of node.js:

    root@hostname:/tmp/tmp.pyF6uh5JlH# fakeroot checkinstall -y --install=no --pkgversion $(echo $(pwd) | sed -n -re's/.+node-v(.+)$/\1p') make -j$(($(nproc)+1)) install

    sed: -e expression #1, char 19: unterminated `s' command

    checkinstall 1.6.2, Copyright 2009 Felipe Eduardo Sanchez Diaz Duran
    This software is released under the GNU GPL.

    checkinstall: unrecognized option '-j2'

    Use --help or -h to get more information

    I am running Debian. Any help or thoughts?

  • you should be on node-v folder and run that.

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