Installing OpenSUSE 11.2 on a SunFire X4140

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http://forums.opensuse.org – I'm trying to install OpenSUSE 11.2 on a SunFire X4140 without success. It has 2 x 146GB SAS disks. The installation seems to go just fine until it comes to booting from local disk, where I get: "Boot failed : press a key to retry" I've tried installing with the GRUB and LILO boot loaders, and in different locations - on disk, in the MBR etc. I also tried SLES10 + SLES11 which gives me similar errors. I'm not sure if it is significant, but in the YaST Installation Settings I see: "it was not possible to determine the exact order of disks for device map. The order of disks can be changed in 'Boot Loader Installation Details' " I did change the order of the disks but that had no effect. I don't see the error in SLES10. What am I doing wrong? Would very much appreciate any guidance. (Distributions)