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Hey bro, I think if you have a spare partition to boot it from you can do it that way...
you would need a partition to install to and one to install from.
If you had fat32 or ext2/3 usb and computer boots from usb(or use bootfloppy to boot usb),
then you could install from usb, maybe best choice.
I have netbootcd-3.0 for usb which can netinstall any major distro.
If you want link to netbootcd-3.0-usb I will give it to you.
Or, you could copy iso to usb, install syslinux or grub and install from there.
So, tell me what you wanna do and we'll hook it up...cough
Well, for some odd reason I cannot get my computer to boot from a usb (I have messed with the BIOS and it is set up there to boot from USB...but it usually doesn't work). Another downside is that my pc doesn't have a floppy drive. So, it's either booted from a cd/dvd or from the hard drive. I have 14 partitions on my hard drive-so I could find 2 partitions to use.
Alright, please look at my example menu.lst compared to yours
Big thing you left out was "root=/dev/hda2"
Or root=/dev/hdxx where xx is whatever drive/partition you are putting it in.
I simply copied the contents of iso to hda2, which was a folder named "images" and a folder named "isolinux"
I then edited my menu.lst, which is in hda1, and added what's below to my menu.lst
color blue/white cyan/light-green
title Fedora 10 Net-Install
kernel /isolinux/vmlinuz root=/dev/hda2
And, as Repo, the master of mayhem said, try it in qemu or vbox, etc
Actually, that's what I was doing
I made a qemu-img, about 1gb, cfdisk'ed it with 3 partitions(hda1 ext3, hda2 ext3, hda3 swap), formatted it, turned on swap, copied iso to hda2,
created a boot/grub folders on hda1, used nano to make a menu.lst in hda1, installed grub to hda/hda1 with
and then shut it down and booted qemu off qemu-img, booted fed10
on hda2 and it found itself, and was proceeding with netinstall when I shut it down.
Doing it virtually is a good way to learn about the grubster
and installing, etc
Need any more help holler'