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    Trouble bootstrapping...


    Hi, I think I've come here once before with a gentoo-related issue, and thank you for solving it
    But a new problem has arisen. I've followed the instructions in the handbook almost exactly (well, my partition table was different, and I skipped the GLIBC locales, but that's because I don't need to change them) , and gotten to the bootstrap point. It worked fine for a few minutes, but soon I got an error message:
    *Building sandbox for ABI=default...
    make:*** No rule to make target 'j2'. Stop.

    !!! ERROR: sys-apps/sandbox-1.2.12 failed.
    !!! Function src_compile, Line 78, Exitcode 0
    !!! emake failed for default
    My MAKEOPTS parameter in my make.conf is set to j2. Might that have something to do with it? Well, in any case, any help is appreciated!

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    Again, it seems I have made a silly grammitical error in my make.conf. When specifying my "MAKEOPTS" flags I typed in "j2" instead of "-j2". Sorry for wasting your time!

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    no problem everyone makes that syntax error...
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