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I am trying to format several hard drives so I can load different distros on each to try them. However when I go into Mandrake and try to format another driver with / it says that that partition already exists and won't let me do it. How do I format the new partitions so that I can load different distros of each and still have them boot independent of the others? If I name the mount point other then / will I have problems loading software that wants to see / as the root directory? Can anybody help with this?