Anyone using an S2895, K8WE and was trying to boot off of a separate controller card there's reason to celebrate!! Tyan today posted a beta bios that actually works like a charm!! I personally have been waiting for about 2 months for this fix and now have a reliable workstation that's really, really, really fast!!!
2 X 250 "E" Opterons, S2895 A2NRF (K8WE) beta bios 1.01T 4 X(2x 512MB Matched) Corsair 3200 Reg ECC(TWINX1024RE-3200LLPT) nVidia 6800GT, LSI 320-2X U320 Raid (512MB ram Onboard!!) 7 X 15,000 RPM U320 Drives, XP Pro SP2 PC Power & Cooling 850 SSI IT WORKS!!! AND IT'S TYAN'S TECH SUPPORT THAT DID IT!!!!