On that note I can say though I am some what of a newbee I had little trouble using a link off of this board to install the nforce source rpm on mandrake 9.2
Sound netowrk and agp are all working great.
The nvidia run file for the latest drivers also worked great.
I have a shuttle nforce 2 and a geforce 2
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