By Andy Tael-Oracle on Oct 02, 2013
This is just fantastic news:
"It’s therefore fantastic to be able to announce that we’ve added the official hard-float Oracle Java 7 JDK to our repository. Oracle Java offers significant performance advantages over OpenJDK on ARM platforms, and will expand the range of Java applications that run well on the Pi."
Read more here!
And if you're a current owner of a Rpi how do you install Oracle Java 7 JDK on the RPi? Easy:
sudo apt-get update && \ sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-jdk
Now time to write some cool Java programs on the RPi.