Description of problem:
When plugging a USB mass storage device (in this case an iRiver
portable hard drive MP3 player), it is correctly auto-mounted, but the
SElinux MAC prevents write access to the drive. Files could be read
and deleted, but not created or modified. This is on a fresh install
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log into gnome desktop
2. plug USB hard drive with vfat partition into usb port
3. attempt to create files on the drive.
permission denied for all users (including root and the owner of the
Drive should be writable by user logged into console when drive is
When unmounted from the desktop and mounted by hand by the root user,
write access is possible. Booting with selinux=0 also "fixes" the
This is already fixed post-fc3t3, like in fc3rc2.