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Re: [opensuse] Grub2 and installing multiple distros on same computer
On 2013-03-11 13:11 (GMT+0100) Anders Johansson composed:

On Monday 11 March 2013 23:05:00 Basil Chupin wrote:

On 11/03/13 22:50, Andrey Borzenkov wrote:

> On Mon, Mar 11, 2013 at 3:17 PM, Basil Chupin wrote:

>>> Most distros install grub2 in the MBR, you have no choice.

>> Could you please name them?

> AFAIK Fedora is one.

Sorry, Andrey, Fedora uses grub2.

???

Fedora installs grub2 in the MBR unconditionally
No no no, fedora uses grub2

Not exactly. Unless this was changed very recently, Fedora provides the option I use installing it: install _no_ bootloader. It's a simple enough matter to boot Fedora using any Grub version (or other bootloader) installed elsewhere, or even on Fedora's /.
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