im having the same prob. im running RedHat 9 on an Asus A7N266-VM (nForce)
my /etc/modules.conf is configured with the correct alias
when i type ifup eth0
I just get the error message, "nvnet device eth0 does not seem to be present, delaying initialization", again.
i installed using the rpm for RedHat 9, i have also tryed installing the source files still no joy. im all fresh out of idears can anyone help??