Other Help with NTFS Thumb drive

This is my first post. I've been attempting to make FreeBSD 10.2 into a useful desktop. I've finally been defeated and am resorting to the forums for help. I need to be able to mount an NTFS usb thumb drive so I have read and write access. I've searched the net for a week now and I cant get it to work. It always gives some kind of error. For what its worth I'm using KDE for a desktop. I need NTFS because I have files larger than 4 GB to move around between Windows, Debian and FreeBSD. I would prefer it to auto mount but at this point I would be happy if I could access it period. Please help me.

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Please provide more information. What commands have you tried? What error message did you receive? What do you see in /var/log/messages when you insert the drive in the port?
IIRC, you won't be able to mount the drive writable without fuse and fuse support has been sketchy.
I've installed sysutils/fusefs-ntfs. I have fusefs_enable="YES" in /boot/loader.conf. I moved it to /boot/loader.conf from /etc/rc.conf. I've done that since I first posted. Now that I've done that I can get it to mount with sudo ntfs-3g /dev/da0 /mnt/. I cant figure out how to unmount it though. I also have hald enabled in rc.conf. When I try to mount it in KDE I get:
An error occurred while accessing '3.7 GiB Removable Media', the system responded: org.freedesktop.Hal.Device.Volume.UnknownFailure: mount: illegal option -- u usage: mount [-t fstype] [-o options] target_fs mount_point

in /va/log/messages there is an enormous log. What am I looking for?


in /var/log/messages I found:
Feb 22 20:07:48 devd: Executing '/usr/local/sbin/automount da0 attach'
Feb 22 20:07:51 ntfs-3g[1644]: Version 2015.3.14 external FUSE 29
Feb 22 20:07:51 ntfs-3g[1644]: Mounted /dev/da0 (Read-Write, label "", NTFS 3.1)
Feb 22 20:07:51 ntfs-3g[1644]: Cmdline options: recover,remove_hiberfile
Feb 22 20:07:51 ntfs-3g[1644]: Mount options: allow_other,nonempty,relatime,fsname=/dev/da0
Feb 22 20:07:51 ntfs-3g[1644]: Ownership and permissions disabled, configuration type 1
This messages was generated in response to trying to mount the thumb drive in KDE.
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For unmounting, a common source of error is a shell session with the current working directory the same as the mounted directory. So, make sure you aren't in /mnt in any session and try # umount /mnt.
Getting out of the mounted directory fixed unmounting. Now I can unmount. THANKS!!
with fusefs launched from /boot/loader, sudo ntfs-3g /dev/da0 /mnt/ gives me read and write access. Any hope of having it auto mount?