i got it working thanks for all your help people.
Linux_Lancer, Velcro & smrtjustin if u lot r still having the same prob try this it worked for me.
install the kernel-source rpm from cd two then install the nforce drivers using the source files
then type "vi /etc/modules.conf" and add the following lines
alias eth0 nvnet
alias sound-slot-0 nvaudio
alias usb-interface usb-ohci
then type "insmod nvnet"
reboot the kudzu should run and ask to configure your hardware then prompt you to configure networking select yes and the rest is as they say history.
thanks again to playaz & eagle17 i think i was just being a dougnut