I did find another post with some instructions on how to manually mount a USB drive:
mount -a -t vfat /dev/sdb /mnt/USBDRIVE -o user,exec,dev,suid,rw,umask=000
(although it still only mounts as read only)
but why would all of a sudden Fedora change how it mounts my USB?
Last edited by santiagosilva; 02-16-2010 at 11:01 PM.