Thank you for your info and advice.
Before reading your post, I wouldn't
have learned that RedHat 8 is for 32-bit
I've looked into gentoo website and
some articles, but can't find out how
to create a bootable CD(s) for installation.
Can you give me some ideas on how to
In the mean time, I have downloaded
nforce (1 or 2???) and IA32 driver for
my RH8 o/s.
Drivers seem to work okay, except I'm
not sure if my nvnet (NIC) control part
(from nforce driver software) is working
or not. I haven't connected my new PC
to internet yet...
Once again, thank you for your info; and
I look forward to hear from you again.
(a Linux newbie)