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I've just started messing around with Linux and I've run into my first 'real' problem:
I have SuSE Linux 9.0, Fedora 1.0 and Windows XP. I configured GRUB manually after installing SuSE 9.0 to boot or Linux or Windows. Now I want to add Fedora 1.0. I made a partition mounted as /fedora, but when I try to install fedora it formats it as /. Grub get's all messed up and can't boot Fedora nor Suse. If I let anaconda configure GRUB, it can boot Windows and Fedora but not SuSE. How do I solve this??
The mount point you made in Suse is irrelevent, as long as Fedora recognises the partition as root its not a problem.
When you install Suse did you install grub into the MBR or the partition bootsector?
When you install fedora it formats it and mounts it as root /, so basically the partition is root in Fedora, while in Suse you can mount it anywhere you wish(like /fedora). What I'm trying to say is its installed correctly.
can you do a fdisk -l and point out which ones are your suse and which ones are your fedora partitions?
It shouldn't, unless Fedora installation messed with the suse partition, which is unlikely as long as you partitioned it properly.
try mounting the suse partition, check its boot/grub/menu.lst, then copy the kernel entries (titile, kernel and initrd) to your fedora's /boot/grub/grub.conf(or menu.lst if there isnt one)
if the bios is set to boot from hda then prepend (hd1,1) to the kernel and initrd path for Suse entries, eg: