"Greg Kroah-Hartman already queued the patches for
Kernel 2.6.31, "so Linux users should have official USB 3.0 support
around September 2009. This means that Linux will be the first
operating system with official USB 3.0 support" wrote Sharp, who
was also active at Open Source Bridge in Portland, OR. The source
code mostly under her name is on git.kernel.org."