if that opensuse 12.3 is not a typo
( it better be )
you have more problems that a usb
12.3 END OF LIFE
as of last month
time to upgrade to OpenSUSE 13.2
When I plug a USB key into my PC it appears in dolphin but isn't mounted until I click on it.
that sounds about right for the old and now unsupported kde DE in 12.3
I'm trying to find a way to automatically mount the key when I boot up.
install the Current Opensuse13.2 and that is the DEFAULT